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PD: Man who follows teen into Phoenix restroom is beaten, killed by father
Phoenix police report that on August 2 about 11:30 p.m. Melvin Harris, 40, went to the QuikTrip near Dunlap and 19th avenues to pick up his teenage daughter and friends.
Three sinkholes close Elliott Road in east Mesa
The city also says they're working with developers and contractors to make sure it's safe for drivers, and construction is to blame for the ground opening up. There are several projects happening right now, which are private and public.
PCSO: 7 arrested in thefts of 40 off-road vehicles in Queen Creek, San Tan Valley
Marco Salazar, Sergio Guerra, Brittany Knauff, Courtney Jenkins, Paul Clement, Matthew Voorhees, and Gabriel Burgueno have all been indicted and charged in connection with the theft ring.
NWS says 50/50 chance of Tuesday evening storms becoming severe
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'Jealous' Phoenix Man Killed Husband With Hammer: Court Docs
PHOENIX, AZ — A Phoenix man murdered his husband with a hammer after the latter had expressed his desire to divorce, according to police. Yacoub Aranda, 24, was arrested Friday at his apartment near Seventh Street and Thomas Road, the Arizona Republic reports, after police found him laying in bed ne
Phoenix Woman Kills Backyard Rattlesnake, Eats It
Phoenix, AZ (KPHO/KTVK) — A Phoenix woman and her family found a rattlesnake slithering around her backyard and took matters into her own hands to protect her two dogs. She said she hit it on the head with a shovel, and afterward, her dad suggested keeping the skin as a souvenir and eating the meat.
DPS searching for man who ran off during Mesa traffic stop
Troopers tried to stop the vehicle, which was speeding and was believed to have been stolen from Scottsdale, at around 2 p.m. along eastbound U.S. 60 near Superstition Springs Boulevard, Department of Public Safety spokesman Bart Graves said.
Delgado's double leads AZL White Sox to 6-5 win over AZL Giants Orange
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Lency Delgado hit a run-scoring double in the fifth inning, leading the AZL White Sox to a 6-5 win over the AZL Giants Orange in the first game of a doubleheader on Wednesday.The double by Delgado, part of a three-run inning, tied the game 3-3 before Harvin Mendoza hit a two-
Man arrested, accused of murdering his husband with hammer
According to court paperworks, Yacoub Aranda, 24, is charged with 1st Degree Murder, and bail has been set at $250,000. Authorities say the victim, identified by Phoenix Police Sergeant Vince Lewis as 22-year-old Andrew Aranda, suffered severe head trauma, and was allegedly beaten to death with a ha
Massive tree falls onto Tempe apartments during monsoon storm
Last night, another round of monsoon storms hit an apartment complex off of U.S. 60 and Mill Avenue, tearing down a tree and residents say all they heard was a huge "boom."
Why Is This Ex-Restaurant Owner Still on the Lam After Latest Rape Allegations?
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Diaz's single leads AZL Athletics to 3-2 win over AZL Dodgers
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Jordan Diaz hit a run-scoring single in the first inning, leading the AZL Athletics to a 3-2 win over the AZL Dodgers on Tuesday.
Authorities working to ID human remains found in Phoenix desert
PHOENIX — Authorities are working to identify human remains that were found in the north Valley last week.Sgt. Bryant Vanegas with the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office said in an email that the remains were found by a resident in the desert in the area of 11th Street and Alameda Road in Phoenix arou
Mesa restaurant changes name after legal battle with Vegas resort and casino
"A lot of our regulars, they don't even know we're still here," said General Manager Sam Putrus. "They try to go for 'Bellagio' and there's no 'Bellagio.'"
Police: Unlicensed teenage driver hits, kills male pedestrian in Phoenix
Phoenix police say an unlicensed teenage driver hit and killed a pedestrian Sunday night.The crash happened near 11th and Atlanta avenues at about 8 p.m.An unlicensed 17-year-old driver was heading east on Atlanta Avenue at a high speed when the driver struck a 52-year-old man crossing the street, a
Phoenix woman killed teen runaway and left her body in dumpster, records say
Ritter told police investigators she had strangled the woman to death before wrapping her body in plastic wrap, according to the probable-cause statement provided in court documents. She then disposed of the body in a dumpster near her home, records state.
Phoenix man accused of killing husband with hammer after he said he wanted a divorce
When officers arrived on scene, Aranda's roommates helped them open the locked door. According to court documents, Aranda's husband, 22-year-old Andrew Aranda, was found dead on the bed with "inflicted trauma" to his head. Aranda was also on the bed with lacerations on his left forearm. The document
Phoenix man arrested on suspicion of fatally shooting cousin
Alejandro Castillo, 26, was arrested Friday after a witness told police Castillo shot his cousin, records showed.
Detectives investigating human remains found in north Phoenix
Additional remains werelocated on Saturday, which were transported to the Maricopa County Medical Examiner’s office, where an autopsy is scheduled to be performed Tuesday, Vanegas said.
Teen struck by lightning while recording cell phone video
The teen, Calletano Morales, was outside on the sidewalk shooting video with his cell phone of the lightning. He had an umbrella in one hand and his phone in the other. He said he heard a loud boom and then fell to the ground.