Phoenix police identify man arrested after being shot by officer
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Phoenix police have identified a man shot by an officer on Feb. 16 in west Phoenix.
Lazaro Curiel, 39, was wounded in the incident, but he was arrested and booked the next day on charges of aggravated assault and carrying a gun by a prohibited possessor, Phoenix police said.
Police said Curiel pointed a handgun at an officer in the area of 1825 N. 89th Ave. while police were searching for another person who was being sought on a domestic violence warrant, Phoenix police said.
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