Man Who Killed Phoneix Cop In 2007 Gets Death
October 19, 2010
A 23-year-old man who shot and killed a Phoenix police officer who was attempting to arrest him at a check-cashing store in 2007 will face the death penalty, reports AZCentral.com.
On July 27, 2007, Edward James Rose was caught on surveillance video attempting to cash a stolen and forged check. As Rose left the store, Officer George Cortez snapped a handcuff on Rose's left wrist. Rose then pulled a .40-caliber pistol from his waistband and shot the officer twice in the head.
Read the full story at AZCentral.com.
Displaying 1 - 1 of 1
ROB ROY @ 10/20/2010 12:08 AM
The really sad thing about the sentence, it will take us 20 years to put this waste of human flesh down.
Join the Discussion
Other Recent News
A Chandler, Ariz., motor officer was killed on duty in a wreck Friday morning, marking the...
On Wednesday, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder called for “wholesale changes” within the...
The New York Police Department’s top uniformed officer abruptly resigned, just days before...
Cop killing suspect Eric Frein was arraigned on nine charges in a Pike County, Pa., court...
Nearly 100% of Milwaukee police officers who participated in a union vote Thursday...