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Published on May 12, 2020
Top Phoenix news: New fire restrictions implemented; suspect alleged to have provided weaponPhoto: Nick Bastian/Flickr

Here's what you need to know about what's happening in Phoenix.

Phoenix man donates sanitizer to fire department after parents’ house fire

A Chandler business owner is sending the love, by donating hand sanitizer to the Phoenix Fire Department's Crisis Response Team. It's the same team that helped his family on the day a fire destroyed his childhood home last year.

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Brush fire near Phoenix neighborhood under control

The fire was burning near 40th Street and Lone Mountain Road.

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New fire restrictions being implemented 

Due to continued dry conditions and an increase in wildfire activity through Arizona, the state will be implementing new fire restrictions today on state-owned and managed lands. 

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Suspect arrested for allegedly providing man with weapon used in shooting

Ignacio Estrada Ochoa was arrested and booked on weapons violations charges after the shooting near 19th Avenue and Baseline Road around 6 p.m. on Sunday.

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Arizona Cardinals launch interactive map to support local restaurants

The interactive map showcases independent, locally-owned restaurants that offer carry-out service.

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