ARIZONA NEWS

Nevada homicide suspect shot by Arizona DPS trooper near Parker

Nov 28, 2020, 8:00 PM
(KTAR News Photo)...
(KTAR News Photo)
(KTAR News Photo)

PHOENIX — A man was transported to the hospital after an Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper-involved shooting on Thursday, according to authorities.

Arizona DPS received several reports of suspects in a dark-colored car shooting at vehicles near Parker on State Route 95, with the description of the vehicle matching a homicide case in Henderson, Nevada.

After troopers found the vehicle and started gaining speed, the suspects drove off the road and rolled the car, according to authorities.

A suspect exited the car and pointed a gun at a trooper, according to authorities, causing the two troopers to fire their weapons, striking one of the suspects in the vehicle.

Shawn McDonnell, 30, was transported to the hospital with serious but non-life-threatening gunshot injuries, while 28-year-old Christopher McDonnell and 25-year-old Kayleigh Lewis were also transported to the hospital with injuries sustained in the rollover.

Lewis has since been released from the hospital and booked into the La Paz County Jail.

Several handguns were located at the scene, according to the release.

The trooper-involved shooting is being investigated by Arizona DPS.

We want to hear from you.

Have a story idea or tip? Pass it along to the KTAR News team here.

Arizona News

(Facebook Photo/Jeff DeWit)...
KTAR.com

New chair of Arizona Republican Party Jeff DeWit says he’ll help candidates he disagrees with

The new chair of the Arizona Republican Party said Monday he was going to focus on getting candidates into office even if he doesn't share some of their beliefs.
12 hours ago
Alice Cooper, left, is joining forces with Rob Zombie on the 2023 Freaks on Parade Tour. (Getty Ima...
Kevin Stone

Local hero Alice Cooper joins Rob Zombie for 2023 tour with Phoenix finale

Rob Zombie is teaming up with Valley legend Alice Cooper for the 2023 Freaks on Parade Tour, with the grand finale set for Phoenix.
12 hours ago
(Facebook File Photo/Phoenix Police Department)...
KTAR.com

1 dead after confrontation with Phoenix homeowner leads to gunfire

A homeowner allegedly shot and killed a man after being confronted by multiple people at his Phoenix house Sunday morning, authorities said.
12 hours ago
(Facebook Photo/Goodyear Police Department)...
KTAR.com

Goodyear police fatally shoot armed suspect in morning confrontation

Police in Goodyear said an officer fatally shot an armed suspect during a confrontation early Monday.
12 hours ago
(Shutterstock Photo)...
KTAR.com

U.S. Dept. of Energy approves funds for Arizona’s updated Weatherization Assistance Plan

The U.S. Department of Energy recently approved the Arizona Department of Housing’s updated Weatherization Assistance Program plan.
12 hours ago
(KTAR News Photo/Torrence Dunham)...
KTAR.com

Maricopa County to host job fair at Chase Field in February

Maricopa County is scheduled to host the 2023 Career Fair & Community Expo on Feb. 15 at Chase Field in downtown Phoenix.
12 hours ago

Sponsored Articles

...
Day & Night Air Conditioning, Heating and Plumbing

Company looking for oldest air conditioner and wants to reward homeowner with new one

Does your air conditioner make weird noises or a burning smell when it starts? If so, you may be due for an AC unit replacement.
...
Fiesta Bowl Foundation

Celebrate 50 years of Vrbo Fiesta Bowl Parade magic!

Since its first production in the early 1970s, the Vrbo Fiesta Bowl Parade presented by Lerner & Rowe has been a staple of Valley traditions, bringing family fun and excitement to downtown Phoenix.
(Photo via MLB's Arizona Fall League / Twitter)...
Arizona Fall League

Top prospects to watch at this year’s Arizona Fall League

One of the most exciting elements of the MLB offseason is the Arizona Fall League, which began its 30th season Monday.
Nevada homicide suspect shot by Arizona DPS trooper near Parker