2/05/2012 through 2/11/2012
Area 3 is the largest area of the Navajo County Sheriff’s Office, it covers over 2,200 square miles. Currently we have one Sergeant, six deputies, and one detective assigned to the area. Their area of coverage includes: Heber, Overgaard, Aripine, Chevlon Retreat, Chevlon Acres, Antelope Valley, Clay Springs, and Pinedale.
On Saturday 2-4-12 around 10 pm a deputy responded to 2143 Fisherman’s Rd reference a criminal damage call. The victim was reporting somebody had slashed a tire to his truck causing it to go flat. On 2-7-12 around 6 pm deputies contacted Christian Larsen in reference to this case. Christian admitted involvement to this case and was booked into Navajo County Jail for criminal damage. (2921)
On Sunday 2-5-12 around 8:30am a deputy conducted a traffic stop on HWY 260 in Overgaard for speeding. The driver Cynthia Stockstill, age 22, from Tempe was issued a criminal citation for driving 71 mph in a 45mph zone. (2739)
On Friday 2-10-12 around 9:15 pm a deputy conducted a traffic stop on HWY 260 in Heber for an equipment violation. The driver Matthew Ream, age 38, from Mesa was found to be driving on a suspended license. Matt’s vehicle was impounded per state law and Matt was issued a criminal citation for the offense. (2921
On Saturday 2-11-12 around 6:45 pm a deputy conducted a traffic stop on SR 260 in Overgaard for speeding. During the stop the deputy could smell an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The driver and 2 juvenile passengers all from Scottsdale were arrested for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. (2205)
The Navajo County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind the citizens of Navajo County to mark their personal belongings with an identification I.D. number. Please record serial numbers and keep the list in a safe place where it can be retrieved later. If these items are stolen, the numbers can be placed in a stolen data base providing law enforcement agencies throughout the country with vital information. Items without I.D. numbers cannot be entered making recovery difficult. If you have any information regarding the above mentioned crimes, or any other crime, please contact a deputy at 928-524-4050, 928-289-6850, 928-535-7118, 928-536-7328, 928-532-6061, or 928-367-3729. Information can also be provided to WeTip at 1-800-782-7463.
The Navajo County Sheriff’s Office would also like to remind you of the county ordinance in clearly marking your home address. This will allow emergency services to respond in a timelier manner.