Assassination

Assassination

On June 13, 1976, Arizona Republic reporter Don Bolles was assassinated in this parking lot of the Clarendon Hotel in Phoenix. After attempting to meet with a source at the hotel while investigating the mafia, Bolles returned to his car and was fatally injured when the ignition triggered a bomb planted underneath his car. The incident was covered in a 23-part television series called “The Arizona Project” in 1977.

Date: February 2018
Location: Phoenix