Category Archives: Arizona

DEVELOPING: Police Shoot Man in Phoenix Hospital Incident

PHOENIX, ARIZONA (ALBOENEWS) — Police in Phoenix, Arizona, have shot and killed a man who entered a hospital emergency room armed with knives, according to NBC 12. The man was approached by officers as he tried to enter an apartment. Police ordered him to drop the knives and he refused, which prompted police to fire beanbag rounds. He was then

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#BREAKING: Phoenix Mayor says that Donald Trump Should Delay his Campaign Rally

PHOENIX (ALBOENEWS) — Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton released a statement Wednesday announcing his disappointment in Donald Trump’s decision to hold a campaign rally in Phoenix this coming week. The Mayor expresses that the nation is still healing from the events in Charlottesville, and if the President’s intent was to announce a pardon for Joe Arpaio, “it will be clear that

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#BREAKING: Fleas Carrying Plague Found in Two Arizona Counties

TAYLOR, ARIZONA (ALBOENEWS) — The Associated Press is reporting that a second county in Arizona is reporting fleas that carry the Bubonic Plague, otherwise known as the Black Death. This announcement comes a week after prairie dogs were found in Coconino County carrying fleas with the disease. This week’s discovery was made near Taylor, Arizona, in Navajo County. Navajo County

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Developing: Arizona Woman who left Baby Girl Alone in the Desert gets 20-Year Sentence

PHOENIX, ARIZONA (ALBOENEWS)—Monday afternoon, a woman who pushed her 17-month year old daughter out into the deserts of the largest American Indian Reservation, the Navajo Nation, in her stroller to die was sentenced to 20 years in prison. It was maximum sentence available alongside the plea deal that was reached. In his decision, U.S. District Judge David Campbell had scathing

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DEVELOPING: EX-Sheriff Joe Arpaio Convicted of Criminal Contempt

PHOENIX, ARIZONA (ALBOENEWS)— Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio was convicted Monday of criminal contempt for ignoring a judge’s orders. The conviction stems from Arpaio ignoring a judge’s orders in 2012 to halt traffic patrols that targeted immigrants. In Monday’s decision handed down by U.S. District Judge Susan R. Bolton, the judge wrote that Arpaio showed “flagrant disregard” for the

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#BREAKING: Baby Girl Found Dead in Hot Car

PHOENIX, ARIZONA (ALBOENEWS)— Saturday afternoon, a one year-old girl was found dead inside of a hot car by her mother. The girl’s mother found her in the car and immediately called for help. Firefighters came to the scene, however the girl was pronounced dead at the scene. Firefighters say that the girl was likely in the car for two hours.

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