Arizona Man Shot After Pointing AK-47 at Deputy
January 16, 2011
A Maricopa County (Ariz.) Sheriff's deputy critically wounded a man who had pointed an AK-47 at the deputy, after fighting with his wife, reports the Arizona Republic.
After a fight with his wife, Felipe Ramirez Castellanos reportedly fired several rounds from the AK-47 at her while driving away. Deputies who stopped Castellanos as he drove away fired after he pointed the AK-47 at them from inside the vehicle. He was struck in the hip and head.
Read the full story at AZCentral.com.
Displaying 1 - 1 of 1
EK @ 1/19/2011 3:23 PM
As a member of AZ LE this story for those who are wondering if the officer/officers where cleared on this the answer is yes. Yea for our side.
Join the Discussion
Other Recent News
A woman in northeastern Pennsylvania says she spotted trooper ambush suspect Eric Frein...
A man being treated by paramedics stole a Los Angeles Fire Department ambulance and led...
Suspect Darren Deon Vann, 43, helped authorities locate the bodies of six victims in Gary,...
Arrested for drunk driving, an Albuquerque woman tried to flip the script on an...
A car was speeding west in the 4000 block of West Ogden Avenue about 11 p.m. when the...