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CBS 5 Phoenix
Mug shots for the week of Aug. 16Victims of Tonopah homicides were 17 and 18 years oldVictims of Tonopah homicid
Mug shots for the week of Aug. 16
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 6 days ago
Victims of Tonopah homicides were 17 and 18 years oldVictims of Tonopah homicides were 17 and 18 years old The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office says that the two victims murdered in Tonopah Tuesday were only 17 and 18 years old. Sheriff’s detectives... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Dirty Dining Aug. 20, 2015: Worst offender has 6 major violationsTreatment-resistant 'super lice' found in 25 statesTreatment-resistant 'super l
Dirty Dining Aug. 20, 2015: Worst offender has 6 major violations
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 6 days ago
Treatment-resistant 'super lice' found in 25 statesTreatment-resistant 'super lice' found in 25 states Lice in at least 25 states show resistance to common treatments, according to research presented by the American Chemical society.More > Lice in... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
MCSO: Bodies found along Arizona highway were man, teen girlTONOPAH, Ariz. (AP) - Maricopa County sheriff's officials have identified two b
MCSO: Bodies found along Arizona highway were man, teen girl
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 7 days ago
TONOPAH, Ariz. (AP) - Maricopa County sheriff's officials have identified two bodies found along a remote road in Tonopah, about 50 miles west of Phoenix. They announced Thursday that the homicide victims were 18-year-old Jesse Romero of Litchfield... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
The 2015 Global Citizen Festival: Let's Invade Norway!DVD holding memories of baby's short life found in store BibleDVD holding memor
The 2015 Global Citizen Festival: Let's Invade Norway!
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 7 days ago
DVD holding memories of baby's short life found in store BibleDVD holding memories of baby's short life found in store Bible A picture of Braylen (Source: Family) They often come along when we least expect it, seemingly unassuming moments that beg... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Two people shot in Mesa parkDVD holding memories of baby's short life found in store BibleDVD holding memor
Two people shot in Mesa park
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 8 days ago
DVD holding memories of baby's short life found in store BibleDVD holding memories of baby's short life found in store Bible A picture of Braylen (Source: Family) They often come along when we least expect it, seemingly unassuming moments that beg... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
GOP candidate Ben Carson in town; rally moved to bigger venueKPHO/KTVK) Medical marijuana patient Gregg Levendoski said he was victimized l
GOP candidate Ben Carson in town; rally moved to bigger venue
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 9 days ago
KPHO/KTVK) Medical marijuana patient Gregg Levendoski said he was victimized last week when a task force of some 60 law officers, including SWAT teams, raided his remote and isolated property in Apache County at about 4 a.m. It was a... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Jailed woman apologizes for causing hazmat scarePhoenix, AZ -- The woman accused of causing a hazardous material scare at the h
Jailed woman apologizes for causing hazmat scare
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 days ago
Phoenix, AZ -- The woman accused of causing a hazardous material scare at the headquarters of the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office admits she mailed an envelope full of a white powder to the agency last week. Speaking from the Estrella Jail, Alma... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
$5K bond for woman accused of mailing a substance to MCSOPHOENIX (AP) - Bond has been set at $5,000 for a Phoenix woman accused of maili
$5K bond for woman accused of mailing a substance to MCSO
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 10 days ago
PHOENIX (AP) - Bond has been set at $5,000 for a Phoenix woman accused of mailing a powdery substance to the Maricopa County Sheriff's downtown headquarters in an effort to get her ex-boyfriend in trouble. Alma De Paz Pacheco didn't have an attorney... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Phoenix Woman Accused Of Mailing Powder To Sheriff's OfficePHOENIX — Maricopa County sheriff's deputies have arrested a woman they believe
Phoenix Woman Accused Of Mailing Powder To Sheriff's Office
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 10 days ago
PHOENIX — Maricopa County sheriff's deputies have arrested a woman they believe mailed a powdery substance to the sheriff's office headquarters in downtown Phoenix in an effort to get her ex-boyfriend in trouble. The discovery Friday led the... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Authorities investigate death of woman found in Gila RiverPHOENIX (AP) - Avondale and Maricopa County authorities are investigating the d
Authorities investigate death of woman found in Gila River
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 10 days ago
PHOENIX (AP) - Avondale and Maricopa County authorities are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found Saturday in the Gila River by Bureau of Land Management officials. Maricopa County Sheriff's Office spokesman Joaquin Enriquez told... Read more
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KTVL Medford
National News Deputies rescue 3 migrants in the Arizona desert, search for moreAugust 16, 2
National News
KTVL Medford / Posted 11 days ago
Deputies rescue 3 migrants in the Arizona desert, search for moreAugust 16, 2015 06:17 GMT GILA BEND, Ariz. (AP) -- Sheriff's deputies have rescued five migrants in the desert about 50 miles south of Phoenix, Arizona, and are... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15Deputies rescue 3 migrants in the Arizona desert, search for more August 15, 2
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 12 days ago
Deputies rescue 3 migrants in the Arizona desert, search for more August 15, 2015 23:31 GMT GILA BEND, Ariz. (AP) -- Sheriff's deputies have rescued three migrants in the desert about 50 miles south of Phoenix, Arizona, and are searching for as... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Woman arrested in mailing of powder to sheriff's officePHOENIX (AP) - Maricopa County sheriff's deputies have arrested a woman they be
Woman arrested in mailing of powder to sheriff's office
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 12 days ago
PHOENIX (AP) - Maricopa County sheriff's deputies have arrested a woman they believe mailed a powdery substance to the sheriff's office headquarters in downtown Phoenix in an effort to get her ex-boyfriend in trouble. The discovery Friday led the... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Transcript shows sheriff's detective is under investigationPHOENIX (AP) - A Maricopa County sheriff's detective who led an investigation i
Transcript shows sheriff's detective is under investigation
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 days ago
PHOENIX (AP) - A Maricopa County sheriff's detective who led an investigation involving the judge presiding over Sheriff Joe Arpaio's racial profiling case is under criminal investigation on allegations that haven't been made public. A transcript of... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Judge: Arpaio's office had bins for officers to dump IDsPHOENIX (AP) - A judge presiding over a racial profiling case against an Arizon
Judge: Arpaio's office had bins for officers to dump IDs
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 16 days ago
PHOENIX (AP) - A judge presiding over a racial profiling case against an Arizona sheriff's office says the agency's officers regularly confiscated driver's licenses and other identification documents from people without returning them or putting them... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Photos: Salt River wild horsesPhotos: Willow Fire burning in Mohave ValleyPhotos: Willow Fire burning in Moha
Photos: Salt River wild horses
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 16 days ago
Photos: Willow Fire burning in Mohave ValleyPhotos: Willow Fire burning in Mohave Valley (Source: Anthony Martinez via Facebook) The fire forced evacuations in the Topock community, which lies between Bullhead City and Lake Havasu City and just... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Searchers find body believed to be that of missing 5-oldThe Coconino County Sheriff's Office confirmed Monday evening that searchers ha
Searchers find body believed to be that of missing 5-old
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 17 days ago
The Coconino County Sheriff's Office confirmed Monday evening that searchers have found a body they believe to be that of a 5-year-old who had been missing from the Jacob Lake area in the Kaibab National Forest since Thursday afternoon. It was not... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
400 searchers scour Jacob Lake area for missing boyMore than 400 searchers, many of them volunteers, continued scouring an area so
400 searchers scour Jacob Lake area for missing boy
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 18 days ago
More than 400 searchers, many of them volunteers, continued scouring an area south of Jacob Lake in Coconino County Sunday for a missing 5-year-old boy. The Coconino County Sheriff's Office was alerted about the disappearance of Jerold Joseph... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
400 searchers scour Jacob Lake area for missing boyMore than 400 searchers, many of them volunteers, continued scouring an area so
400 searchers scour Jacob Lake area for missing boy
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 18 days ago
More than 400 searchers, many of them volunteers, continued scouring an area south of Jacob Lake in Coconino County Sunday for a missing 5-year-old boy. The Coconino County Sheriff's Office was alerted about the disappearance of Jerold Joseph... Read more
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FOX 7 Austin
Angry passenger attacks bus driver on the road, causes crashLarge brush fire in Mohave County threatening more than 100 homesLarge brush fi
Angry passenger attacks bus driver on the road, causes crash
FOX 7 Austin / Posted 18 days ago
Large brush fire in Mohave County threatening more than 100 homesLarge brush fire in Mohave County threatening more than 100 homes A large brush fire burning in Mohave County, Arizona is threatening more than 100 homes. The fire, which started early... Read more
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FOX 7 Austin
Large brush fire in Mohave County threatening more than 100 homes A large brush fire burning in Mohave County, Arizona is threatening more than
Large brush fire in Mohave County threatening more than 100 homes
FOX 7 Austin / Posted 18 days ago
A large brush fire burning in Mohave County, Arizona is threatening more than 100 homes. The fire, which started early... Read more
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FOX 7 Austin
Puppies being cared for at MCSO MASH unitLarge brush fire in Mohave County threatening more than 100 homesLarge brush fi
Puppies being cared for at MCSO MASH unit
FOX 7 Austin / Posted 18 days ago
Large brush fire in Mohave County threatening more than 100 homesLarge brush fire in Mohave County threatening more than 100 homes A large brush fire burning in Mohave County, Arizona is threatening more than 100 homes. The fire, which started early... Read more
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ABC News
Jailed Bounty Hunter 'Getting Out of the Business' After Mix-UpA man jailed after a case of mistaken identity involving bounty hunters and a p
Jailed Bounty Hunter 'Getting Out of the Business' After Mix-Up
ABC News / Posted 20 days ago
A man jailed after a case of mistaken identity involving bounty hunters and a police chief is defending himself in connection to the subsequent confrontation that landed him behind bars in Arizona. "Part of the process is knocking on doors," Brent... Read more
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People Magazine
Bounty Hunters Accidentally Raid Phoenix Police Chief's Home Looking for Fugitive – Were They Set Up? Maricopa County Sheriff's Office/AP Eleven bounty hunters searching for a fu
Bounty Hunters Accidentally Raid Phoenix Police Chief's Home Looking for Fugitive – Were They Set Up?
People Magazine / Posted 20 days ago
Maricopa County Sheriff's Office/AP Eleven bounty hunters searching for a fugitive mistakenly raided the home of Phoenix police Chief Joseph... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Phoenix police not saying if raid of chief's home was a hoaxFarley speaks to the media while holding up a piece of paper listing his offenc
Phoenix police not saying if raid of chief's home was a hoax
Houston Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
Farley speaks to the media while holding up a piece of paper listing his offences during a news conference held at Durango Jail in Phoenix, on Thursday, Aug. 6,... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Phoenix police not saying if raid of chief's home was a hoaxBrent Farley speaks to the media while holding up a piece of paper listing his
Phoenix police not saying if raid of chief's home was a hoax
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 20 days ago
Brent Farley speaks to the media while holding up a piece of paper listing his offences during a news conference held at Durango Jail in Phoenix, on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. Authorities said they are investigating whether a group of armed bounty... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Phoenix police not saying if raid of chief's home was a hoaxBrent Farley speaks to the media while holding up a piece of paper listing his
Phoenix police not saying if raid of chief's home was a hoax
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
Brent Farley speaks to the media while holding up a piece of paper listing his offences during a news conference held at Durango Jail in Phoenix, on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. Authorities said they are investigating whether a group of armed bounty... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Phoenix police not saying if raid of chief's home was a hoaxBrent Farley speaks to the media while holding up a piece of paper listing his
Phoenix police not saying if raid of chief's home was a hoax
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
Brent Farley speaks to the media while holding up a piece of paper listing his offences during a news conference held at Durango Jail in Phoenix, on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. Authorities said they are investigating whether a group of armed bounty... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Phoenix police not saying if raid of chief's home was a hoaxBrent Farley speaks to the media while holding up a piece of paper listing his
Phoenix police not saying if raid of chief's home was a hoax
Connecticut Post / Posted 20 days ago
Brent Farley speaks to the media while holding up a piece of paper listing his offences during a news conference held at Durango Jail in Phoenix, on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. Authorities said they are investigating whether a group of armed bounty... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Two bighorn sheep found dead in Pusch Ridge WildernessPolice: Parents locked children in hot, feces-covered roomPolice: Parents locke
Two bighorn sheep found dead in Pusch Ridge Wilderness
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 21 days ago
Police: Parents locked children in hot, feces-covered roomPolice: Parents locked children in hot, feces-covered room SELLERSBERG, IN (WAVE) – Two Clark County parents are in custody after officers found three children locked in a hot bedroom, with... Read more
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FOX News
Bounty hunters mistakenly target sheriff's homeNorthStar Fugitive Recovery owner Brent Farley is charged with criminal trespas
Bounty hunters mistakenly target sheriff's home
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
NorthStar Fugitive Recovery owner Brent Farley is charged with criminal trespassing and disorderly conduct (Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) A shirtless figure wielding a baton emerged from a Phoenix house that had been surrounded by nearly a dozen... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Truck slams into bulldozer in PhoenixPolice: Parents locked children in hot, feces-covered roomPolice: Parents locke
Truck slams into bulldozer in Phoenix
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 21 days ago
Police: Parents locked children in hot, feces-covered roomPolice: Parents locked children in hot, feces-covered room SELLERSBERG, IN (WAVE) – Two Clark County parents are in custody after officers found three children locked in a hot bedroom, with... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
SA Hill Fire near Mayer grows to 800 acresremoved from Salt River; conservationists furiousWild horses to be removed from
SA Hill Fire near Mayer grows to 800 acres
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 23 days ago
removed from Salt River; conservationists furiousWild horses to be removed from Salt River; conservationists furious Depending on whom you ask, between 65 and 100 of those wild horses run free up and down the Salt River. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) The... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
3rd suspect arrested in Phoenix pastor's murderremoved from Salt River; conservationists furiousWild horses to be removed from
3rd suspect arrested in Phoenix pastor's murder
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 23 days ago
removed from Salt River; conservationists furiousWild horses to be removed from Salt River; conservationists furious Depending on whom you ask, between 65 and 100 of those wild horses run free up and down the Salt River. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) The... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Woman finds pup napping in crib with toddlerremoved from Salt River; conservationists furiousWild horses to be removed from
Woman finds pup napping in crib with toddler
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 23 days ago
removed from Salt River; conservationists furiousWild horses to be removed from Salt River; conservationists furious Depending on whom you ask, between 65 and 100 of those wild horses run free up and down the Salt River. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) The... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Backhoe pins 2 workers in Mesa trenchremoved from Salt River; conservationists furiousWild horses to be removed from
Backhoe pins 2 workers in Mesa trench
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 23 days ago
removed from Salt River; conservationists furiousWild horses to be removed from Salt River; conservationists furious Depending on whom you ask, between 65 and 100 of those wild horses run free up and down the Salt River. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) The... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Pedestrian hit, killed by vehicle in ScottsdalePolice: Valley mom embezzled $59K in PTA fundsPolice: Valley mom embezzled $59K
Pedestrian hit, killed by vehicle in Scottsdale
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 23 days ago
Police: Valley mom embezzled $59K in PTA fundsPolice: Valley mom embezzled $59K in PTA funds Shannon Hursh, 40, faces two counts of theft A phoenix mom is accused of stealing close to $60,000 from a parent teacher association.Shannon Hursh was... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Interstate 17 northbound reopens after crash in PhoenixPolice: Valley mom embezzled $59K in PTA fundsPolice: Valley mom embezzled $59K
Interstate 17 northbound reopens after crash in Phoenix
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 23 days ago
Police: Valley mom embezzled $59K in PTA fundsPolice: Valley mom embezzled $59K in PTA funds Shannon Hursh, 40, faces two counts of theft A phoenix mom is accused of stealing close to $60,000 from a parent teacher association.Shannon Hursh was... Read more
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Yahoo News
Arizona man accused of decapitating wife emits howl in court This booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows 43-
Arizona man accused of decapitating wife emits howl in court
Yahoo News / Posted 24 days ago
This booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows 43-year-old Kenneth Dale … PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix man who authorities say decapitated his wife and two dogs and... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Arizona man accused of decapitating wife emits howl in courtKenneth Dale Wakefield, 43. Investigators say Wakefield killed and decapitated
Arizona man accused of decapitating wife emits howl in court
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 24 days ago
Kenneth Dale Wakefield, 43. Investigators say Wakefield killed and decapitated his 49-year-old wife, Trina Heisch, and their two dogs and then inflicted injuries on himself, including a severed left forearm and a missing eye. (Maricopa County... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Arizona man accused of decapitating wife emits howl in courtPHOENIX -- A Phoenix man who authorities say decapitated his wife and two dogs
Arizona man accused of decapitating wife emits howl in court
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
PHOENIX -- A Phoenix man who authorities say decapitated his wife and two dogs and gouged his own eye out let out a moaning howl in court after a prosecutor told a judge what the man had allegedly done, according to video released Monday. Kenneth... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Wildfire near Cleator pegged at 380 acres14 habits that can cost you your job Forbes has released a list of 14 bad habi
Wildfire near Cleator pegged at 380 acres
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 24 days ago
14 habits that can cost you your job Forbes has released a list of 14 bad habits that can cost you your job.According to Dr. Katharine Brooks, director of Liberal Arts Career Services at The University of Texas, bad habits can lead to... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Authorities search for Chinle man swept away by floodwaters14 habits that can cost you your job Forbes has released a list of 14 bad habi
Authorities search for Chinle man swept away by floodwaters
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 24 days ago
14 habits that can cost you your job Forbes has released a list of 14 bad habits that can cost you your job.According to Dr. Katharine Brooks, director of Liberal Arts Career Services at The University of Texas, bad habits can lead to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Arizona man accused of decapitating wife emits howl in courtThis booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows 43-ye
Arizona man accused of decapitating wife emits howl in court
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
This booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows 43-year-old Kenneth Dale Wakefield. Investigators say Wakefield killed and decapitated his 49-year-old wife, Trina Heisch, and their two dogs and then inflicted injuries on... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Garage fire doused before spreading to house14 habits that can cost you your job Forbes has released a list of 14 bad habi
Garage fire doused before spreading to house
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 24 days ago
14 habits that can cost you your job Forbes has released a list of 14 bad habits that can cost you your job.According to Dr. Katharine Brooks, director of Liberal Arts Career Services at The University of Texas, bad habits can lead to... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Man found dead in area common for desert shootingThere's a murder mystery unfolding just west of the Valley. Investigators are s
Man found dead in area common for desert shooting
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 24 days ago
There's a murder mystery unfolding just west of the Valley. Investigators are searching for answers after a man was murdered, his body found on the side of a road. The body of Horacio Macias-Jacquez, 37, was found north of Interstate 10 along the... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Man found dead in area common for desert shootingThere's a murder mystery unfolding just west of the Valley. Investigators are s
Man found dead in area common for desert shooting
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 24 days ago
There's a murder mystery unfolding just west of the Valley. Investigators are searching for answers after a man was murdered, his body found on the side of a road. The body of Horacio Macias-Jacquez, 37, was found north of Interstate 10 along the... Read more
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FOX News
Man accused of decapitating wife, dogs and self-mutilation leaves hospital for jail cellThis booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows 43-ye
Man accused of decapitating wife, dogs and self-mutilation leaves hospital for jail cell
FOX News / Posted 25 days ago
This booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows 43-year-old Kenneth Dale Wakefield. Investigators say Wakefield killed and decapitated his 49-year-old wife, Trina Heisch, and their two dogs and then inflicted injuries on... Read more
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Yahoo News
Man accused of decapitating wife leaves hospital for jail This booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows 43-
Man accused of decapitating wife leaves hospital for jail
Yahoo News / Posted 25 days ago
This booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows 43-year-old Kenneth Dale … PHOENIX (AP) — A man accused of decapitating his wife and their pet dogs before... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Man accused of decapitating wife in Phoenix leaves hospital for jailPHOENIX — A man accused of decapitating his wife and their pet dogs before muti
Man accused of decapitating wife in Phoenix leaves hospital for jail
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
PHOENIX — A man accused of decapitating his wife and their pet dogs before mutilating himself has gone from a hospital bed to a jail cell, authorities said Sunday. Phoenix police identified Kenneth Dale Wakefield as the man who has spent nearly a... Read more
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