Mother accused of trying to run over kids; IRS Special Agent indicted for deadly shooting | Nightly Roundup

From a shocking incident that landed a Peoria woman behind bars to an indictment over a shooting that killed an IRS special agent in Phoenix, here's a look at some of the top stories on for Friday, March 1, 2024.

1. Peoria woman accused of trying to run over kids


Arizona mom yelled, 'I am going to kill you,' as she drove through park, tried to run over kids: police

A Peoria mother is accused of attempted murder after police say she drove her pickup truck through a Peoria park, running over a child.

2. Driver dead after fiery crash in Phoenix


Driver killed in fiery, multi-car Phoenix crash: police

Phoenix Police say a car crashed into several parked vehicles just before 1 p.m. on Feb. 29 near 67th Avenue and Fillmore Street. That car then burst into flames.

3. IRS special agent indicted in deadly Phoenix shooting


Arizona IRS special agent indicted in fellow agent’s shooting death: USAO

An IRS special agent in the West Valley has been indicted, according to federal prosecutors, in connection with a shooting incident in 2023 that left another special agent dead.

4. Semi dangles off bridge


Louisville driver rescued from semi-truck hanging over Ohio River

Emergency crews repelled off the 2nd Street Bridge on Friday to rescue a driver of a semi-truck who was dangling over the Ohio River.

5. Robbery suspect takes security guard's pants off at gunpoint


Security guard robbed at Texas ATM, pants removed at gunpoint

Video from the incident shows the suspect pointing a gun at the security guard and taking off his pants while he lays on the ground next to the open ATM.

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Phoenix metro events, things to do: March 2024

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