Crime TPD: Carjacking ends with violent vehicle crash
2 arrested in connection with gas station attack on 74-year-old woman
DeKalb County sheriff’s officials announced Thursday the arrest of two suspects in the assault of a 74-year-old woman at a gas station. The announcement comes one week after police said they arrested 17-year-old Aaron Johnson on charges of robbery by force and elder abuse in the incident. They said they were looking for two other suspects.The victim, Rosa Smith, was punched repeatedly in the face on Dec. 5 before her attacker took off in her red Nissan Rogue, according to DeKalb police.Smith’s terrier mix Daphne was still inside the vehicle.
Tucson Police Department is investigating a carjacking situation that resulted in a crash at the federal courthouse.
At around 7 a.m. Thursday, TPD released information about an individual who allegedly attacked a 63-year-old man just before 3:30 p.m. Wednesday near 3700 N. Park Ave. According to TPD, the male suspect reportedly forced the victim out of his Nissan Titan truck.
Shortly after the altercation, the suspect reportedly crashed the vehicle into a power pole near the intersection of Congress Street and Granada Avenue.
Police say the 20-year-old suspect was under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time of the incident.
TPD said the suspect sustained serious but non-life-threatening injuries in the crash. Once he is released from the hospital, he will be charged and booked into Pima County Jail in connection to the incident, police say.
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Off-duty Cook County police sergeant dies after medical emergency causes vehicle crash in Elgin: authorities .
Off-duty Cook County police sergeant dies after medical emergency causes vehicle crash in Elgin: authoritiesThe sergeant suffered a medical emergency while driving in the 1100-block of Dundee Avenue at about 4:29 p.m. Sunday, which led to the one-car crash, the Cook County Sheriff's office and Elgin police said.
TPD vehicle involved in crash
A motorcycle collided with a Tucson Police Department car.
Police: Carjacking leads to officer-involved shooting
Police said a violent carjacking prompted a chase which ended just south of downtown Atlanta with a crash and a shootout with police. App users: View full ...