Crime and Incidents

Authorities: Trooper Was Shot by Driver He Sought to Help

Emergency personnel gather at the scene where an Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper was shot, on Jan. 12, 2017, at the scene of a rollover accident on Interstate 10 near Tonopah, Ariz. 
(Mark Henle/The Arizona Republic via AP)
Emergency personnel gather at the scene where an Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper was shot, on Jan. 12, 2017, at the scene of a rollover accident on Interstate 10 near Tonopah, Ariz. (Mark Henle/The Arizona Republic via AP)

PHOENIX—The man who shot and severely beat an Arizona state trooper last week was a former member of the Mexican federal police who was in...




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