Wounded Phoenix Det. Released from Hospital
March 06, 2014
A Phoenix police detective wounded in a fierce shootout with a fugitive earlier this week has been released from the hospital.
Det. Albert “A.J.” Casados, 37, was shot through the torso on Monday after cornering William Ray Thornton, a suspect in an attempted-homicide case. Casados’ colleague, Det. John Hobbs, died after the shootout with Thornton near 43rd Avenue and Bethany Home Road in Phoenix, the Arizona Republic reports.
2 Detectives Shot in Phoenix; 1 Suspect Dead
Phoenix Police Officer Dies After Shootout
Slain Phoenix Officer and Shooter Identified
Video: Ariz. Mayor Refuses Moment of Silence for Slain Phoenix Officer
Be the first to comment on this story
Other Recent News
Angel Armor LLC has announced that Angel Armor Ballistic Door Panels have received the...
The North Carolina Attorney General's Office will not retry a Charlotte police officer...
The female Oakland, Calif., officer, who was hit in the face and the head, was taken to...
U.S. Marshal Josie Wells' widow has given birth to a healthy baby boy in Louisiana who...
With Milwaukee experiencing a surge in homicides this year, Police Chief Edward Flynn...