The American Red Cross of Southern Arizona is striving to reduce this ongoing problem by hosting an event called Sound The Alarm.
The southern Arizona Congressman sat down for an interview with Tucson News Now, two days removed from his arrest, booking, and release from jail on a charge of Civil Disobedience on Tuesday, Sept. 19.
The first paying customers where Paul and Chrisi Cisak, the owners of Johnny Gibson's Market in downtown Tucson. It's also right next door to the hotel. The fact they ventured next door to be the first customers is indicative of the family spirit which is common among downtown merchants.
“My instinct and training tells me that a smoke means there’s going to be a fire, and a car has gasoline in it,” Hinkle said.