Authorities in southern Arizona say a pregnant woman was shot and killed in her sleep when someone opened fire on her home, but doctors were able to deliver her baby. The Tucson Police Department said in a news release that several others in the home were asleep when they awoke around 4:30 a.m. Saturday to the sounds of 19-year-old Jasmine Vega screaming.

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Phoenix, Arizona shooting at 4221 W Dunlap Ave: 1 injured
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Phoenix, Arizona shooting at E Yale St & N 16th St: 1 injured
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The Tucson Police Department said it is investigating an early morning homicide on the southwest side of Tucson on Saturday. At 4:30 a.m. TPD responded to a residence in the 1500 block of West Calle Guadalajara and located a woman inside who had obvious signs of gunshot trauma. She was taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries and later died.
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Police are investigating after three people were found dead in a Mesa home Saturday near Broadway Road and 72nd Street. Officers responded to the house around 2:30 p.m. for a report of shots fired.
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Authorities in southern Arizona say a pregnant woman was shot and killed in her sleep when someone opened fire on her home, but doctors were able to deliver her baby. The Tucson Police Department said in a news release that several others in the home were asleep when they awoke around 4:30 a.m. Saturday to the sounds of 19-year-old Jasmine Vega screaming.
Fire crews responded to a structure fire in Black Canyon City Saturday morning near Interstate 17 and Indian Hills Road. Fortunately, no one was hurt, according to firefighters. But the house was a total loss.
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Police say they're looking for the driver of a sedan that struck and killed a woman in north Phoenix and then drove away. Sgt. Alan Pfohl says the woman was struck Friday evening and found badly hurt on 15th Avenue. She was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
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Tucson, Arizona shooting at 1500 block of W Calle Guadalajara: 1 killed
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An infant has been hospitalized after his father allegedly bent him in two because he was crying. Phoenix police say on December 19 they were called to a home near 12th Street and Camelback Road in Phoenix, Arizona where they found a 6-month-old child unresponsive and not breathing.7 month ago
An infant has been hospitalized after his father allegedly bent him in two because he was crying. Phoenix police say on December 19 they were called to a home near 12th Street and Camelback Road in Phoenix, Arizona where they found a 6-month-old child unresponsive and not breathing.
Police said a two-vehicle crash damaged a fire hydrant Friday, causing it to leak water.  It happened in the area of 33rd and Maryland avenues.The water leak is now causing the road to sink in the area. Traffic is restricted as crews work to control the situation.7 month ago
Police said a two-vehicle crash damaged a fire hydrant Friday, causing it to leak water. It happened in the area of 33rd and Maryland avenues.The water leak is now causing the road to sink in the area. Traffic is restricted as crews work to control the situation.
The Phoenix Fire and Medical Department responded to a fire at a Phoenix home for the second day in a row Friday morning. Firefighters were called out to a house fire near 32nd Street and Cactus Road early Friday morning.  This was the second visit firefighters had with this home after they extinguished an earlier garage fire at the home around 3 p.m. Thursday.7 month ago
The Phoenix Fire and Medical Department responded to a fire at a Phoenix home for the second day in a row Friday morning. Firefighters were called out to a house fire near 32nd Street and Cactus Road early Friday morning. This was the second visit firefighters had with this home after they extinguished an earlier garage fire at the home around 3 p.m. Thursday.
A fatal crash has left three people dead and two seriously hurt in Apache Junction late Wednesday night, fire officials said. According to the Superstition Fire and Medical District, two vehicles crashed near Superstition Boulevard and Delaware Drive around 9:15 p.m.
Phoenix: police investigating a homicide at 54th Avenue and flower7 month ago
Phoenix: police investigating a homicide at 54th Avenue and flower
Medics rushed a 15-year-old boy to the hospital Tuesday night after he was shot near Beardsley Road and 67th Avenue. Police responded to the scene of a reported gunshot wound and found that the teen had accidentally been shot by another 15-year-old boy.
Police say a woman believed to a Phoenix homicide victim had been reported as a missing person in Glendale. They say 43-year-old Maria Villanueva was pronounced dead at a residence last Saturday morning. Phoenix police officers were called in reference to a check welfare and found a woman with obvious physical trauma.
Phoenix: firefighters prevented an RV fire from spreading to a nearby Phoenix home Sunday night. According to fire officials, an RV caught fire near 27th Avenue and Pierce Street sometime before 8 p.m. The RV was in close proximity of a home and firefighters worked quickly to prevent spread. During the firefight, active powerlines fell in standing water over attack lines.7 month ago
Phoenix: firefighters prevented an RV fire from spreading to a nearby Phoenix home Sunday night. According to fire officials, an RV caught fire near 27th Avenue and Pierce Street sometime before 8 p.m. The RV was in close proximity of a home and firefighters worked quickly to prevent spread. During the firefight, active powerlines fell in standing water over attack lines.
Five people were transported to the hospital after a three-vehicle collision late Sunday night in Phoenix, according to fire officials. A three-vehicle crash happened just before 10:30 p.m. near 27th Avenue and Bethany Home Road.7 month ago
Five people were transported to the hospital after a three-vehicle collision late Sunday night in Phoenix, according to fire officials. A three-vehicle crash happened just before 10:30 p.m. near 27th Avenue and Bethany Home Road.
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Police found two people dead in a central Phoenix apartment building on Highland Avenue near 12th Street. Phoenix police responded just before 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 17.
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A boy was taken to the hospital with very serious injuries Sunday after he was hit by a car, according to police. Police said the 10- to 12-year-old boy was hit at the intersection of 35th Avenue and Bethany Home Road when he was crossing out of the crosswalk.
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A man with gunshot wounds was transported to a hospital in serious condition, police said. Right before 12 p.m. on Saturday, officers with the Phoenix Police Department responded to a shooting call near 67th Avenue and Van Buren Street.
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Phoenix: Two men, one of them dead, were found with gunshot wounds inside a vehicle at a gas station Saturday afternoon, Phoenix police said. Officers arrived at a QuickTrip near 28th Avenue and Thunderbird Road around 2:30 p.m. The driver of the car was pronounced dead on the scene and the passenger was transported to the hospital in serious condition, police said.
Phoenix: police say two teen boys, ages 15 and 16, were rushed to the hospital with gunshot wounds Saturday night. The shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. behind a Circle K near Peoria and 35th avenues. Phoenix police tell us the boys were involved in some type of shoplifting incident.7 month ago
Phoenix: police say two teen boys, ages 15 and 16, were rushed to the hospital with gunshot wounds Saturday night. The shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. behind a Circle K near Peoria and 35th avenues. Phoenix police tell us the boys were involved in some type of shoplifting incident.
A crossing guard in the Marana Unified School District has been arrested for sexual exploitation of a minor.  Billy Cruz, 60, was arrested on Friday by Pima County Sheriff's deputies after a search warrant uncovered files containing images of a child being sexually exploited.7 month ago
A crossing guard in the Marana Unified School District has been arrested for sexual exploitation of a minor. Billy Cruz, 60, was arrested on Friday by Pima County Sheriff's deputies after a search warrant uncovered files containing images of a child being sexually exploited.
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Phoenix, Arizona shooting at 2750 W Thunderbird Rd: 1 killed, 1 injured
A man convicted of killing a business associate has been sentenced to natural life for first-degree murder plus an additional 14 years in prison for other crimes. The sentencing Friday of 42-year-old Juan Luis Zermeno by Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Peter Reinstein follows Zermeno's Oct. 17 jury convictions in for first-degree murder, burglary and trafficking in stolen property.7 month ago
A man convicted of killing a business associate has been sentenced to natural life for first-degree murder plus an additional 14 years in prison for other crimes. The sentencing Friday of 42-year-old Juan Luis Zermeno by Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Peter Reinstein follows Zermeno's Oct. 17 jury convictions in for first-degree murder, burglary and trafficking in stolen property.
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A man is in critical condition following a multiple-vehicle crash in south Phoenix Saturday morning, according to the Phoenix Fire Department. Phoenix fire said the crash involved three vehicles near 23rd and Southern avenues. A 35-year-old male was transported in extremely critical condition to a local trauma facility, according to Phoenix fire.
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