PHOENIX — Two Phoenix police officers were wounded with bird shot pellets
while arresting two men sought in an earlier shooting in Mesa.
Police say the two veteran officers suffered non-life-threatening injuries to
They say 27-year-old Nazario B. Castillo is being held on suspicion of seven
counts of aggravated assault on a police officer.
Police say 25-year-old Emmanuel L. Castillo was booked into jail for unlawful
It’s unclear if the two men are related.
A Phoenix officer spotted and stopped a vehicle with two men sought in a
shooting Tuesday evening in Mesa.
Police say Emmanuel Castillo was arrested right away but Nazario Castillo fled
A police dog found him hiding under a parked car in a driveway and he allegedly
fired a shotgun at approaching officers.