A critically wounded Phoenix police detective who lay bleeding on the pavement returned fire, striking the suspect who had also shot the detective’s partner while the two officers were attempting to arrest the ex-convict on an outstanding warrant, authorities said Tuesday.
Metro experiences 2nd OIS of 2014
Authorities say none of the injuries are life-threatening.
Phoenix police say officers fatally shot a man swinging a sword after a stun gun failed to stop him.
A fourth recent dog shooting has been reported in the La Cienega area south of Santa Fe.
A suspect using a high-powered rifle shot and killed a deputy Thursday in a traffic stop and wounded another deputy during a chase that stretched over 50 miles and involved a car hijacking, Utah County Sheriff Jim Tracy said.
An 88-year-old man accused of shooting and critically wounding his wife Sunday at a Nevada hospital was placed on suicide watch at a local jail, authorities said.
Groups seeking gun restrictions say they are searching for common ground with firearms manufacturers.
Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords — still recovering from a shooting three years ago — said Thursday she might consider a return to political office.
The three-year anniversary of the shooting of Gabrielle Giffords will be marked Wednesday with bell-ringing, flag-raising and other ceremonies, providing a moment of reflection for the former congresswoman and an opportunity to look ahead to her efforts to remake the gun debate in America.