Saturday, May 25 2013 11:12 PM EDT2013-05-26 03:12:30 GMT
(RNN/KENS/CNN) - At least one person in San Antonio has died Saturday during heavy flooding caused by rain that dumped more than a foot of water on some parts of the area. Police confirmed a woman's bodyFull Story >
Firefighters in San Antonio are still looking for two missing people after heavy rain and flooding swamped the area and left thousands without power.Full Story >
Saturday, May 25 2013 10:21 PM EDT2013-05-26 02:21:50 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The first Bardstown police officer killed in the line of duty in the department's 150-year history was ambushed, possibly from a hilltop, according to the Jefferson County Coroner'sFull Story >
The coroner said a 12-gauge shotgun was used to shoot K-9 Officer Jason Ellis multiple times -- possibly from a hilltop -- early Saturday morning on an off-ramp leading from the Bluegrass Parkway to Highway 55 in Nelson County.Full Story >
Saturday, May 25 2013 9:52 PM EDT2013-05-26 01:52:50 GMT
Memorial Day weekend began with a violent 24 hours in the City of Cincinnati. Two people were killed and three others wounded in four separate shootings. Despite the recent gunfire, the faith communityFull Story >
Memorial Day weekend began with a violent 24 hours in the City of Cincinnati. Two people were killed and three others wounded in four separate shootings. Despite the recent gunfire, the faith community delivered a message of hope.Full Story >
PHOENIX (CBS5) -
A Phoenix man arrested in connection with a string of bank heists in the Valley has been tied to gunfire during one those incidents in early January, Yavapai County sheriff's officials said.
Alan Jeffrey Farber, 48, allegedly fired a shot into Bank of the West in Black Canyon City on Jan. 4 during an apparent robbery attempt, Yavapai County sheriff's authorities said.
On Wednesday, a federal grand jury indicted Farber for armed robbery, attempted armed robbery and use of a firearm in a crime of violence.
According to police records, Farber was arrested Feb. 6 and believed responsible for a series of bank robberies by a man the FBI calls the "Dy-no-mite Bandit."
The FBI said surveillance video from the crimes made them believe that the suspect may have a military or law enforcement background. Farber is in fact a former LAPD officer where he worked in the Career Criminals Unit.
The first of the "Dy-no-mite Bandit" robberies was at a Chase Bank located near Vistancia Boulevard and North El Mirage Road in Peoria on July 3, 2012. The second robbery was in December at the Wells Fargo in Anthem near Daisy Mountain and Interstate 17. The third was on Jan. 2, 2013, at the Scottsdale Chase Bank near Dynamite and Pima roads. The last incident was on Jan. 4 at the Bank of the West on South Old Black Canyon Highway in Black Canyon City.
The white male was caught on surveillance video about a mile away from the Scottsdale bank the day of the robbery. FBI Special Agent Mark Hoffman said the suspect watches the business closely before he acts and twice he cut a hole into the roof to get into the bank.
Police believe he lowered himself through the roof at the Peoria and Anthem bank locations, and in Scottsdale they believe he got in through a public entryway at an ATM and then used the fake explosives.
The FBI said the next day when the bank opened, the suspect would call and threaten to detonate the fake bomb unless he's given money. Agents said the bombs look legitimate, but none of them have actually been explosive.
On Wednesday, the FBI raided a home near 64th Street and Bell in Scottsdale that Farber was renting.
CBS 5 News is learning more about the suspect's past. Farber went to ASU from 1987 to 1990. He worked with the LAPD from 1994 to 2000 targeting the most violent wanted predators in LA. After leaving LAPD, he moved back to Arizona and worked in the construction industry. In 2005, he founded Buildproof, a payment platform for contractors and homeowners in the Valley.
Stay with cbs5az.com for updates on this developing story.
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Saturday, May 25 2013 7:23 PM EDT2013-05-25 23:23:27 GMT
BARDSTOWN, KY (WAVE) - K-9 Officer Jason Ellis, 33, was shot and killed on the ramp of Exit 34 from the Bluegrass Parkway to Highway 55 in Nelson County early Saturday morning. A 911 call from a womanFull Story >
K-9 officer Jason Ellis, 33, was the first Bardstown police officer killed in the line of duty.Full Story >
Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:31 PM EDT2013-05-22 02:31:55 GMT
The claim that the ongoing IRS scandal is limited to low level employees is falling apart. The six Cincinnati workers we have identified, who sent scrutinizing letters to conservative groups with wordsFull Story >
The claim that the ongoing IRS scandal is limited to low level employees is falling apart. Full Story >
Thursday, May 23 2013 10:17 PM EDT2013-05-24 02:17:47 GMT
Heads are starting to roll at the IRS. A day after pleading the 5th and refusing to testify before Congress, Lois Lerner, the IRS Director of Tax Exempt Organizations was placed on administrative leaveFull Story >
A day after pleading the 5th and refusing to testify before Congress, Lois Lerner, the IRS Director of Tax Exempt Organizations was placed on administrative leave Thursday. We have learned more about Lois Lerner's connections to Cindy Thomas, the highest ranking Cincinnati employee in this IRS division.Full Story >
The Village of Morrow: 2013 Memorial Day Parade Monday, May 27, 2013 Participants must line up at 10 a.m. at the former Morrow Elementary School located on Pike St., the parade is to start at 11 a.m. ContactFull Story >
Friday, May 24 2013 10:11 PM EDT2013-05-25 02:11:14 GMT
A pedestrian was hit and killed Friday evening in College Hill. Authorities say it happened at the intersection of Hamilton Avenue and North Bend Road, a larger intersection in the area, around 9 p.m. TheFull Story >
A pedestrian was hit and killed Friday evening in College Hill. Authorities say it happened at the intersection of Hamilton Avenue and North Bend Road, a larger intersection in the area, around 9 p.m.Full Story >
Monday, May 6 2013 1:29 PM EDT2013-05-06 17:29:07 GMT
A man charged with public indecency is expected to appear in court. Police say 36-year-old Jason Fletcher and Laura Oditt engaged in sexual conduct in a public place. The location is not named in courtFull Story >
A man charged with public indecency is expected to appear in court.Full Story >