Tucson headlines: Girl missing; Shoplifting turned assault; Arson fire; Wildfire; Fire safety lesson

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- A 13-year-old Tucson girl is missing and Pima County deputies are looking for her.

Ashley Kingsbury was last seen near Via Rancho del Lago and Colossal Cave Road.

She was traveling with 19-year-old Jordan Anthony in a 2000 Hyundai Elantra with a Utah license plate Z754UV.

If you know where they are call 911 or 88-CRIME.


TUCSON, Ariz. -- A simple case of shoplifting at a south side convenience store, turned into an assault.

A man walked in and started putting items in his pocket.  When the clerk confronted him, he pulled a gun on the employee.

The man deputies are looking for is 27 to 34-years-old, weighs more than 300 pounds and was wearing a blue Dodgers hat.

He left in a gold Lincoln Towncar lowered on hydraulics, with gold wire wheels and gold spokes.

If you know who he is call 911 or 88-CRIME.


TUCSON, Ariz. -- According to Tucson police and fire, Monday afternoon's fire at a house on West Columbia Street was an arson. 

Firefighters found a 50-year-old man inside gasping for air. He is expected to live.

Arson investigators are still working on an exact cause and origin of the fire.

Officials say a 60-year-old woman, the girlfriend of the man inside, left the home and later returned to find firefighters there.

There was about $25,000 damage to the home.


TUCSON, Ariz. -- A wildfire is growing in Southern Arizona.  Much of it has already spread to the other side of the border with Mexico.

The Pena fire is burning just west of Nogales in the Coronado National Forest.

More than 5,500 acres have already burned.  As of Tuesday night the human caused fire was about 65% contained.


TUCSON, Ariz. -- It was an eventful day for some young students in the Foothills.

Rural Metro firefighters spent time with the kids at the International School for Peace on River Road Tuesday, showing them the firetruck and all the gear they use when battling a fire.

The school wants the kids to get the fire safety message early.

Each grade took turns seeing the fire crew.

The kids also got to get a look inside an ambulance.