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Adult body found after Phoenix firefighters put out apartment blaze

Firefighters found a dead body after putting out a fire at an apartment complex in west Phoenix Tuesday afternoon. They extinguished a second-floor apartment fire near 54th Avenue and Indian School Road after receiving an alarm around 4:30 p.m. Phoenix fire officials said the blaze was controlled an

12NEWS.COM - 2018-03-21 00:14:00

Police: Uber self-driving vehicle struck, killed pedestrian in Tempe

TEMPE, Ariz. - The Tempe Police Department says a woman is dead after being hit by a Uber self-driving vehicle overnight. According to police, the Uber vehicle was traveling northbound just south of Curry Road in autonomous mode with an operator in the driver's seat. The woman attempted to cross the

12NEWS.COM - 2018-03-19 16:39:00

Inmate death being investigated in Buckeye

BUCKEYE, Ariz. - Authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of an inmate. According to the Arizona Department of Corrections, 34-year-old Charlie M. Wooden was found unresponsive in his assigned bed Monday night. Criminal investigators suspect that foul play was involved a

KGUN 9 - 2018-03-20 21:07:43

Buckeye PD investigating multi-state identity theft string

BUCKEYE, PD - Buckeye police are now investigating several cases of identity theft after victims have come forward saying their bank accounts were hacked. Police said some of the common links between the cases involved ATM withdrawals taking place in Anaheim, California. One of those victims is Rose

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-03-20 23:14:04

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Scottsdale woman records man harassing her while out for a jog

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (KSAZ) - Unfortunately, it's a familiar scene. "This guy is following me!" McKenzie Smalley said. Twenty-four-year-old McKenzie Smalley, a personal trainer, was out on a run in Old Town Scottsdale when she heard a man yelling out the window of his car. "You hear it in the video," s

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2018-03-19 19:27:00

Phoenix homeowner shoots armed man who refused to leave front door, police say

The man has non-life threatening injuries, police say. PHOENIX - A Phoenix homeowner shot an armed man who refused to leave his property Tuesday night, police said. According to the Phoenix Police Department, the homeowner was confronted by an unknown man with a weapon at his front door. When the

12NEWS.COM - 2018-03-20 03:18:00

Transient suspected in Phoenix homicide arrested at bus stop

(Flickr/Keith Allison) PHOENIX - A transient suspected in a Phoenix homicide has been arrested after police found him at a bus stop trying to leave town. Police said 39-year-old Joshua Leonard was jailed on suspicion of first-degree murder. A $500,000 bond was set Monday at Leonard's initial court

KTAR.COM - 2018-03-20 11:15:52

Phoenix neighborhood put on lockdown due to suspicious package

PHOENIX (KSAZ) - A suspicious package caused a scare in Phoenix Tuesday night, as people across the country remain on edge, due to the serial bombings in Austin. The incident happened on the 1300 block of Topeka Drive in Phoenix. Some people had to be removed from their homes, as a precautionary mea

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2018-03-21 04:45:00

The Cardinals asked new quarterback Sam Bradford to stop skiing

There's no questioning the talent of new Arizona Cardinals quarterback Sam Bradford, who signed a two-year contract with the team Friday. There are questions, however, about the durability of the former Heisman Trophy winner, as injuries have caused him to miss significant playing time throughout Br

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-03-19 22:03:50

Free Cone Day: Dairy Queen marks first day of spring with free small ice cream cone

PHOENIX - How does a free ice cream cone sound? To mark the first day of spring -- Tuesday, March 20 -- Dairy Queen is giving away free small vanilla cones all day at stores across the country. The company is also raising money for the Children's Miracle Network hospitals, which includes Phoenix Chi

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-03-20 17:14:25

Woman uses baseball bat to fight off pantless intruder

PHOENIX, Ariz - An Arizona woman is safe after she used a baseball bat to fight off a half-naked man who broke into her home, according to KTVK. Timothy Valdez, 29, has been charged with burglary, armed robbery, kidnapping and aggravated assault after he allegedly broke into an apartment and attacke

KFOR - 2018-03-19 17:30:07

Family blames MCSO for woman's deadly golf cart crash

SUN CITY WEST, AZ - Golf cart seat belts designed to keep drivers safe are now being recalled by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office. The office started installing them for people years ago, at the request of the Sun City West Homeowner's association. Then, tragedy struck. 71-year-old Sandra Ayers

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-03-20 04:23:00

Tempe Police: Son shoots, kills father before turning gun on himself at 'hoarder home'

Police are investigating after two people were found dead in a 'hoarder house' in Tempe on Saturday. Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. TEMPE, AZ - Police in Tempe say a death investigation at a "hoarder


2 people found dead in Tempe home

TEMPE, Ariz. - Tempe police found two bodies inside a home near Apache Boulevard and Price Road during a welfare check. Police said a neighbor reported not seeing anybody from the home for a couple of days. Neighbors told 12 News an elderly couple lived in the home with their middle-aged son. They


DPS: Wrong way driver stopped on freeway in Phoenix, no injuries reported

PHOENIX - The Department of Public Safety says a wrong way driver was stopped in Phoenix early Sunday morning, just one day after a wrong way driver caused a crash on a freeway in Tempe. According to a DPS spokesperson, troopers initially spotted the car heading the wrong direction on highway camera


Phoenix PD: Armed carjacker shoots man, arrested after collision

PHOENIX - Phoenix police say an armed carjacker was taken into custody after crashing into a car on Sunday morning. Robert Allen Gabbert, 27, faces several charges in connection with the incident. According to police, around 7:30 a.m. officers responded to a report of a shooting near 12th Street an


Do you recognize them? 3 suspects wanted for Cricket store robbery in Phoenix

PHOENIX - Authorities are searching for three suspects involved in the armed robbery of a cell phone store in Phoenix. On Nov. 29, 2017, police officers responded to a Cricket Wireless store near Interstate 17 and Dunlap Road after receiving reports of a robbery. According to officials, a woman and


Phoenix Fire: Man killed in west Phoenix crash near 91st Ave/Indian School

PHOENIX - Officials investigating a crash in west Phoenix that has left one man dead and another injured. Phoenix Fire was called to the area of 91st Avenue and Indian School Road around 8 a.m. Saturday after receiving reports of a serious two-car crash. According to a Phoenix Fire spokesperson, a


Things to do in Phoenix: 18 events and festivals you do not want to miss this week, March 19-25

PHOENIX - Looking for something to do this week? Here are the top events, festivals, concerts and shows happening around Phoenix, March 19-25, 2018. Phoenix Suns vs. Detroit Pistons (March 20) Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena Time: 7 p.m. Admission: $10+ Rodgers + Hammerstein's' The King and I (M


Police: Man goes on armed-robbery spree within days of leaving jail

Phoenix police arrested a man they say attempted to steal money and drugs, shot someone, fled in a stolen car and caused a crash Sunday morning - just days after being released from jail following a separate drug-related incident. Robert Allen Gabbert, 27, tried to rob a man and woman he knew about