A video released by the Apache Junction (AZ) Police Department on Twitter shows two officers, one detention officer and a Mesa firefighter working to save the woman after she became stranded in a vehicle trapped in flood water Thursday.
On July 28, 2022, the Apache Junction Police Department responded to 24 different calls for service related to flooding.— AJ Police Department (@AJPoliceDept) July 30, 2022
The incident you will see in this AJPD officer body camera is from a rescue of a motorist stranded in Weekes Wash.
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AJPD said they were able to rescue the woman safely but were unable to retrieve her dog from the water. Police said family and friends are still searching for the pet, 12 News reports.
Officials said on Thursday, the Apache Junction Police Department responded to 24 different calls for service related to flooding.