Maricopa man accused of soliciting sex from 2 teens after conversations recorded, posted on Facebook

Alessandra Luckey, The Republic | azcentral.com Quick thinking by two teenagers kept them safe when a man approached them in Maricopa offering money for sex. Maricopa police arrested Michael Yousif, 46, on Tuesday on suspicion of attempting to solicit 17- and 19- year old girls, according to Maricopa police. The man first got their attention about 9:45 a.m. MondayContinue reading “Maricopa man accused of soliciting sex from 2 teens after conversations recorded, posted on Facebook”

Sister pleads for help to find brother’s shooter in Phoenix

Alessandra Luckey, The Republic | azcentral.com Annette Roa and her brother were so close while growing up in El Paso, her nickname was “Little Rudy.” That’s because, wherever Rodolfo went, she was close behind. As adults, though, it was harder for her to keep up. Rodolfo Hernandez would disappear for years at a time, sheContinue reading “Sister pleads for help to find brother’s shooter in Phoenix”

Jordan Drake, 5-year-old Phoenix girl who received California baby’s heart in 2013, dies

A little more than a year ago, a young Phoenix girl who had received a donor heart from a California baby watched as that baby’s mom put a stethoscope to her chest. Heather Clark once again heard her baby Lukas’ heart beat — inside Jordan Drake. Jordan, who received the transplant in 2013, died of complicationsContinue reading “Jordan Drake, 5-year-old Phoenix girl who received California baby’s heart in 2013, dies”

MASH Unit – Where Prisoners And Animals Care For Each Other

The MASH Unit is a no-kill shelter in downtown Phoenix that was created by Sheriff Joe Arpaio. The shelter is in the First Avenue Jail located on First Avenue and Monroe. The animals are taken by the Animal Crimes Investigations Unit from families that abused or neglected the animals. While the animals enjoy their stay,Continue reading “MASH Unit – Where Prisoners And Animals Care For Each Other”