2/19/2012 through 2/28/2012
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 Sunday 2-19-12 around 1:15 am deputies responded to 3302 Forest Dr in Overgaard in reference to a family fight. Deputies arrived on scene and investigated the family argument. Upon further investigation Cash McClain was arrested for underage drinking of alcohol. (2739)
On Tuesday 2-21-12 around 9pm a deputy conducted a traffic stop on hwy 260 in Heber for speeding. The driver Mohammed Alari, age 41, from Washington was issued a criminal citation for driving 90 mph in a 55 mph zone west of Heber. (2921)
On Thursday 2-23-12 around 1 pm deputies responded to 2132 North Words reference a family fight. Upon further investigation deputies contacted Josey Lyon; Josey admitted involvement with fighting and assaulting her younger brother. Josey was arrested and booked into the Navajo County Jail for assault. (2739)
On Friday 2-24-12 around 9pm a deputy conducted a traffic stop on hwy 260 in Clay Springs for speeding. The driver Daniel Guerrero, age 22, from Chandler, was issued a criminal citation for driving 90 mph in a 65 mph zone. (2205)
On Friday 2-24-12 around 10:45 pm a deputy conducted a traffic stop on hwy 260 in Heber for speeding. The driver Lindsay Gordon, age 33, from San Tan Valley was issued a criminal citation for driving 93 mph in a 55 mph zone west of Heber. (2921)
On Saturday 2-25-12 around 4:15 pm deputies responded to 2811 Air Park Dr in Overgaard reference a family fight. Upon further investigation, Michael Bergeron, age 26, from Phoenix was arrested and booked into the Navajo County Jail for aggravated assault and criminal damage for breaking down a door and assaulting his step father with a weapon. (1024)
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.