Ramirez autopsy complete; officials seeking witnesses
By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
The autopsy on the man who was fatally shot by Bisbee Police Sergeant Robert Coronado last week confirms that the man suffered from a single gunshot wound.
The Pima County Medical Examiners’ office in Tucson confirmed that Carlos Ramirez, 51, suffered a single gunshot wound to the chest area.
According to information released from Cochise County Sheriff’s Department spokeswoman Carol Capas, the initial investigative findings are consistent with the information provided by Sergeant Coronado and the on-scene review as to the events which occurred in a close encounter between Coronado and Ramirez. Ramirez was re ....read full story (e-subscribers only)
Local photographer’s work on
display at new SV hospital
By Dianna Metzler
The Bisbee Observer
The newly opened Canyon Vista Medical Center is displaying several photos taken by local photographer Nina Schulz, whose images were chosen to be displayed at Sierra Vista’s new hospital.
Schulz submitted about 12 photos to a contest the hospital was hosting last October and seven of those images were selected, she explained.
“I would have been happy with one,” said Schulz.
She explained she received notice the seven photos were selected at the beginning of the year and she was invited earlier this month to a viewing the hospital hosted for the artists whose work was selected.
“April 6th we went over the ....read full story (e-subscribers only)
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