The Voice of the Rural Rim
Tuesday February 20th 2018



Navajo County Sheriffs Report 4/15/12- 4/22/12

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 4/15/12 at approximately 2252 hours, deputies responded to a residence on N. Woods Drive in Overgaard reference a family fight. During the investigation, Allen Payne was taken into custody for assault per domestic violence and an active, valid arrest warrant. Allen was transported to the Navajo County Jail in Holbrook. (2739)

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.

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