Two Dead After A Plane Crash Near Cordes Lakes

Two people are dead after the airplane they were in, crashed en route to Page from Deer Valley Airport in Phoenix. Yavapai County Sheriff’s officials were contacted Monday by the crew of a DPS helicopter that they found a downed aircraft in a remote area about five-and-a-half miles southeast of Cordes Lakes. The two have […]

Man Arrested After He Tossed Fentanyl Pills During A Traffic Stop

A man was arrested after he tossed nearly 300 fentanyl pills out of his vehicle during a traffic stop Monday morning on Interstate-17 near Cordes Junction. Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies pulled over a silver colored four door Kia Sedan driving southbound on I-17 without a license plate. When the driver noticed the deputy, he started […]

Ash Fork Couple Arrested In Cordes Junction On Drug Charges

An Ash Fork couple were arrested last week after a witness saw them injecting drugs at a Cordes Junction gas station. Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies received the tip last Wednesday at around 2 p.m. after a person saw 31-year-old Richard Killeen and 33-year-old Shannon Barnard, both of Ash Fork, inject a drug, later to be […]

YCSO Is Looking For Two Males Who Broke Into Two Vehicles Tuesday Near Rimrock

The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two males, who allegedly smashed windows in two vehicles in the Bruce Brockett Trailhead parking lot near Rimrock on Tuesday. Officials say two males were driving a 2012 Lexus and were seen on video using stolen credit cards at two gas stations in Cordes Junction. About 110-dollars […]

Wisconsin Man Arrested For Having Three Pounds Of Cocaine In His Car

A Wisconsin man was arrested Sunday on Interstate-17 in Cordes Junction after Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies found three pounds of cocaine hidden in his vehicle. Officials say 38-year-old Marquis Johnson was pulled over after committing a moving violation in a gray 2019 Nissan Altima with Oklahoma plates at around 7 p.m. Deputies say he was […]

Caller To Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office Arrested For Fentanyl Possession

A caller to the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office was arrested Sunday for possessing a fentanyl-based powder and other drugs. Deputies were dispatched to the Pilot Travel Center in Cordes Junction at around 7:30 p.m. after 31-year-old Cheyenne Pechacek called them to report that someone had bugged her car. When they arrived, deputies searched the vehicle […]

Man Arrested In Cordes Junction On Numerous Drug Charges

A man has been arrested for transporting 40 pounds of meth. Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies pulled over 48-year-old Hilario Perez on several moving violations last week at around 7:45 p.m. on northbound Interstate-17 in Cordes Junction. Perez didn’t have a driver’s license and supplied a Mexican ID card only. A records check showed Perez was […]