The arrest of Williams Herbert Mayes in New York City late Tuesday night was the result of "actionable intelligence," said Phoenix police Chief Daniel Garcia.
John Hobbs, a 21-year veteran of the Phoenix Police Department, drew the praise of his police chief after he was killed in a shootout Monday afternoon.
The suspect had been identified as a "person of interest" in the death of Mark Meginley, 51, whose body was found along a road in Buckeye last week, Maricopa County sheriff's deputies said.
A procession carried the body of Phoenix Detective John Hobbs to his final resting place at Phoenix Memorial Park and Cemetery. (03/10/2014)
Phoenix Detective John Hobbs was laid to rest Monday in Phoenix. He was fatally shot on March 3, while attempting to arrest a fugitive. (03/10/2014)
The complete funeral service for Phoenix detective John Hobbs who died March 3 after he was shot by a fugitive. (03/10/2014)
Here's a list of speakers at Phoenix Detective John Hobbs' funeral service.
The detectives that work in the Major Offenders Unit also worked with John Hobbs and AJ Casados every day. (03/06/2014)