Hostage situation in Surprise leads to massive fire; Scottie Scheffler arrested before PGA | Nightly Roundup

From a fire that erupted during a barricade situation in Surprise to golfer Scottie Scheffler getting arrested before teeing off at the PGA Championship, here's a look at some of the top stories on for Friday, May 17, 2024.

1. House in Surprise erupts in flames during barricade situation, child suffers gunshot wounds


Baby shot multiple times, house erupts in flames with barricaded suspect allegedly inside home in Surprise: PD

An infant has been shot several times and a suspect is barricaded inside a home in a neighborhood in Surprise.

2. Scottie Scheffler arrested in Kentucky before teeing off for PGA Championship


Scottie Scheffler arrested before start of PGA Championship after incident

Scottie Scheffler was arrested Friday morning on his way to the PGA Championship in Louisville after failing to follow police orders during a pedestrian fatality investigation. He later called it a "big misunderstanding."

3. Police pursuit ensues after man hits, kills bicyclist


Man hit, killed bicyclist before leading officers on pursuit: Phoenix Police

A man accused of hitting and killing a bicyclist before leading police on a pursuit has been arrested.

4. Another round of Interstate 17 traffic closures have Phoenix residents concerned


Another round of Phoenix metro freeway closures and potential traffic problems

A major traffic headache is in store for drivers as closures are planned Valley-wide, including I-17, where neighbors bemoaned heavy traffic.

5. John Eastman pleads not guilty in Arizona's fake elector case


John Eastman pleads not guilty to felony charges in Arizona’s fake elector case

Attorney John Eastman pleaded not guilty on Friday to conspiracy, fraud and forgery charges for his role in the effort to overturn Donald Trump’s loss in Arizona to Joe Biden in the 2020 election.

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