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
The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has selected Detectives Scott Bramhall...
A man who allegedly shot and killed a police dog during a pursuit Sunday morning was...
Non-profit groups in North Texas say they have raised almost $10 million dollars for the...
On Saturday, police in Charlotte, North Carolina, voluntarily released footage from the...
The gunman who carried out Monday morning's shooting that wounded nine people at a Houston...