Deadly Tucson fire; Phoenix officer killed; Sierra Vista pot bust

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Deadly fire on Tucson's east side.

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A Phoenix police officer in what was supposed to be a routine traffic stop ended up dead. Officer Travis Murphy was investigating a suspicious vehicle, shots rang out, and Murphy was hit. Fellow officers brought him to the hospital and they arrested a suspect who was hiding naked in a backyard shed.

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More than $800,000 of pot busted in a stash house in Sierra Vista. Police there were working on a tip when they found the 2,000 pounds of drugs. They arrested a 21-year-old Mexican citizen. No word on his immigration status. Drug smugglers often hold drugs in stash houses like these before transporting them elsewhere.

More on the SV pot bust.