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Updated Mar 11, 2013 - 11:57 am

March 11, 2013

Josh Harbor is shown. (Silent Witness)

If you've been in the Valley for a while, you might be able to help police out with this one:

"This is definitely a cold case," said Phoenix Police Sgt. Darren Burch. "This was on Saturday, June 8, 2002 at about 10 p.m. Twenty-four-year-old Josh Harbor was drinking soda and playing video games at the Coyote Wild Bar and Grill near Seventh Avenue and Bell. It's a place where some biker gangs hang out."

Josh loved motorcycles and had a few biker gang friends, but he wasn't a drinker and didn't look for trouble. There were about 30 people in the bar that night when Josh walked outside for a minute. Witnesses heard a gunshot.

"Josh walked back into the bar holding his neck," Burch said. "He'd been shot and, unfortunately, he bled to death right there in the bar."

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Our next case is an aggravated assault on a teenager. On Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, just after 11 a.m., a 15-year-old boy was walking in the area of 48th Street and McDowell Road. A man drove up in a dark green GMC Yukon and the two got into some kind of argument. A man and woman got out of the SUV and the guy punched the teen in the face.

"The driver of the Yukon hit the kid so hard it knocked him unconscious and broke several bones in his face," said Burch.

To read more about this crime, click here.

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About the Author


Years with the company: 18

More on what you do (at work): I put up with Mac & Gaydos every day as well as writing and anchoring newscasts and doing some reporting. I also produce Silent Witness which airs every Monday morning.

Education: I started in radio during high school and kept with it. I also graduated from modeling school, but quickly realized it isn't what I love to do…radio is.

Family: Married. One pet…a cat named Molly (but she thinks her name is Princess).

Favorite food: I love anything cheesy or chocolatey.

Favorite spot in Arizona: Our family cabin in Strawberry.

Favorite news memory: Too many to list but I remember one time I helped rescue a litter of puppies found in a hole on an empty lot…

Favorite movie: I like too many to list any one as a favorite. I don't like sad movies so my LEAST favorite is Marley & Me!

First job: Washing dishes at the restaurant my friend's parents owned when I was 13.

First concert: Rick Springfield at the Arizona State Fair in 1981.

#1 sports team: Suns, Diamondbacks and Cardinals

Outside interests: I sing with the band at church, I bake, I read and I treasure hunt at thrift stores and yard sales. I also love to travel…but not if I have to drive.

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