learning more about the man who phoenix police shot near the loop 101 and 19th. john carpentier still in critical condition. officers shot him after he apparently pointed a gun at them during an undercover drug deal. john carpentier has been convicted of several crimes dating back to his teens. he recently spent time in prison for beating a man with a hammer.>>> a valley man on a mission to protect your kids at the store. she is only state -- she is only telling her story right here. kim tobin is live at a walgreens at 40th and chandler. her toddler had a close call at that store. tell us what happened. >> reporter: it took just a second for this toddler to grab these hearing aid batteries off one of the lowest shelves in the store. they are marketed toward senior citizens. one popped out so easy. the mom panicked. they were scattered all over the place. she rushed the kids to the hospital because she thought they could have swallowed one. at this age and this size, kids grab everything in sight. >> both of my children were seated and strapped into their strollers. >> reporter: aaron coo
ended when a plain clothes officer was forced to shoot 26-year-old john carpentier after he allegedly rammed into another police cruiser. carpentier is also accused of raising a gun in the incident. he remains hospitalized in extremely critical condition.. erick yuriar -- a passenger in the vehicle -- has been arrested on weapons charges and an outstanding warrant. maricopa county sheriff joe arpaio has ?lost his lawsuit against the owners of a downtown phoenix office building. sheriff arpaio fell and broke his shoulder outside of the property three years ago. he claimed the owners were negligent and should have known about the dangerous conditions. a judge disagreed and said arpaio failed to show drains on the walkway were dangerous at all. this weekend marks the beginning of small game that includes quail, rabbits, and squirrels. with hunting season beginning, officials are reminding people to be extra careful when outdoors. big game hunting season officially opens late october. for more information about arizona's hunting season -- you can visit our website -- 12- news-dot-com. ??
suspect in the head. john carpentier is no stranger with -- to police with a long history of violent assault calling him a high risk repeat offender. but it's no surprise he would pull a stunt like this. this man.name the action, also of drugs, disorderly conduct and escape. he was in the passenger seat also carrying a gun but he kept his gun out of reach. although he gave up, police still have to book him on a warrant. the officer who fired is with the neighborhood enforcement team. the -- they saturate high crime areas and go after some of the most violent criminals. he has been with 10 years and is on administrative leave pending this investigation, which is completely standard. >>> classes at a south carolina school are canceled for the week. police are trying to pinpoint why a teenager would gun down his owned dad and shoot two elementary school students and a teacher. the teenager is in custody in a rural town northeast of atlanta. actually, the students and the are going to be okay. >>> donald trump says he is not changing anything for the next presidential debate. voters are
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