Hospital Visit Leads To The Arrest In Connection With Drug Sales And Use

A call to Yavapai Regional Medical Center recently led to multiple arrests in connection with illegal drug use and sales. Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the hospital last Monday regarding 30-year-old Thandan Hammel from Prescott. He was admitted for an apparent opioid overdose. While medical staff were removing his clothes, they found heroin, […]

YCSO Detectives Looking For Missing Art Work And Items From A Cornville Home

Yavapai County Sheriff’s officials are looking for stolen artwork and other items from a home in Cornville. Officials say the homeowner reported the items stolen back on May 8th from the home on Waddell Road. In addition to the artwork objects, the victims indicated several air power tools were missing. Some of the items missing […]

YCSO Deputy Stops A Fraud Attempt Of A 92-Year-Old Man

A Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputy is a hero to a 92-year-old Village of Oak Creek man after the deputy stopped a fraud incident in the nick of time. Officials say the victim told them a man by the name of “Julius Ramsey” called him Tuesday, saying the victim’s grandson was in-custody on a five-thousand dollar […]

Missing 18-Year-Old Found Safe By Yavapai County Rescue Crews

The search for an 18-year-old male, who went missing from the Crown King area Sunday, has been found safe. Yavapai County Sheriff’s officials say they found the quad ridden by Jhon Stiven Zuluaga Ossa at around 8:15 a.m. Monday. About 15 minutes later, a rescue helicopter located Ossa near Forest Road 362. The helicopter landed […]

New Mexico Man Arrested After Meth Seizure In Cordes Lakes

A New Mexico man was arrested this week after a pound of meth was found in the vehicle he was driving. Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies pulled over 44-year-old Todd Worthen just off of Interstate-17 in the Cordes Lakes area Monday at around 7:30 p.m. He was stopped after not stopping at a stop sign. Before […]