Deadly Chandler crash; shooting at Mesa Walmart l Morning News Brief

A crash near a major Chandler intersection left two people dead, police are looking for several suspects accused of shooting at Mesa Walmart employees, and more – here's a look at some of the top stories on for the morning of June 19.

1. Deadly crash in Chandler


2 drivers killed in Chandler crash

Two drivers are dead following a crash near Price and Germann Roads.

2. Suspects fired at Walmart employees: PD


Suspects sought after shooting at Mesa Walmart employees, police say

Police are looking for several suspects accused of opening fire at several employees of a Walmart store near Dobson Road and Rio Salado Parkway.

3. Arrests made in UArizona student's murder


4 arrested in murder of University of Arizona student

Four people have been arrested in connection to a quadruple shooting at a party in Tucson that left a University of Arizona student dead.

4. Security concerns pause avocado inspections in Mexico


US pauses avocado inspections again from Mexican state over security concerns

The suspension comes after two U.S. avocado inspectors working in Mexico were assaulted last week and temporarily held by assailants.

5. What's open on Juneteenth?


Juneteenth 2024: What’s open and closed on Wednesday for the federal holiday

Juneteenth, celebrated on June 19, commemorates the day in 1865 when the last enslaved people in the United States learned of their freedom.

Today's weather


Arizona weather forecast: Slightly warmer temps before things really get hot

The high for Phoenix on Wednesday will be 105°F, but on Thursday, things really heat up when an Excessive Heat Warning will be in effect.