Tempe police seek suspect in oxycodone robbery – KPHO Phoenix


A $2,500 reward is being offered for information on a oxycodone robbery at a Tempe CVS pharmacy.

Tempe police said on Sept. 4, the suspect demanded oxycodone pills from the pharmacy counter at 1424 W. Baseline Rd.

The employee complied and the suspect fled in a newer model, silver SUV last seen going southbound toward Baseline Road.

The man is described (more…)

Mesa police: Woman accused of DUI had her 1-year-old son in her vehicle.

A Mesa mother was arrested Thursday on suspicion of aggravated driving under the influence of drugs with her 1-year-old son in her vehicle.

Brianne Marie Bird, 32, crossed the middle of the street around noon in the 100 block of E. Coury Avenue, drove over a sidewalk and collided with a propane tank protected by a fence and poles, but the tank (more…)

Former cop accused of stealing drugs extradited, booked into Phoenix jail – AZFamily

PHOENIX — A former Phoenix police officer accused of stealing drugs and arrested in Pittsburgh is back in Arizona this morning.

William McCartney, 37, was extradited from Pennsylvania and arrived in Phoenix overnight. Refusing to make eye contact with 3TV’s reporter, much of his face hidden by a baseball cap, McCartney had nothing to say as he was escorted to jail.

McCartney was (more…)