4/1/12 – 4/7/12
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 4/1/12 at approximately 1210 hours, deputies responded to the area of SR 260 mile post 324 reference a fire. The fire was located on a ranch off of FS 169. Clay Springs/Pinedale Fire department along with Linden and Heber Overgaard Fire departments quickly put the fire under control and put the fire out before the fire left the property. (1024)
On 4/3/12 at approximately 0800 hours, deputies responded to 1835 SR 260, reference a burglary at Aliburtos Mexican food restaurant. Evidence and DNA samples were collected at the scene, but no arrests have been made at this time. (1204)
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.