Weekend drug raids result in 9 arrests<br>

Yavapai County Sheriff's Office reported that officers of the Special Crimes Unit and Prescott Area Narcotics Task Force (PANT) executed a search warrant at the residence of Neil Stromme Davis, 10844 Pulido Circle in Cornville, located in Lower Oak Creek Estates on June 18 at approximately 7 a.m.

According to the report, the warrant was obtained as the result of a one-month investigation into drug sales and drug activity at the residence.

Deputies report that Davis, 68, was arrested and faces charges of possession of dangerous drugs/methamphetamine, possession of narcotic prescription-only drugs, possession of a firearm during a drug offense and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Deputies also reported the arrest of Michael Alan Carris, 44, who faces charges of possession of dangerous drugs/methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The report states further, that Kathryn Lynn Bradley, 43, was arrested and faces charges of possession of drug paraphernalia.

According to the report, deputies allegedly discovered a usable quantity of methamphetamine, several items of drug paraphernalia and two firearms among the possessions of Richard Valdez Duval, 39, who is currently incarcerated in the Yavapai County jail on previous endangerment and drug charges.

The report states that Duval was charged additionally with possession of dangerous drugs, possession of a firearm during a drug offense and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The report states further, that a total of five firearms were removed from the Pulido Circle residence along with approximately $500-$1,000 in illegal drugs.

YCSO reports that another search warrant was executed at a residence located at 24 S. 14th St. in Cottonwood on June 18 at approximately 9:30 a.m.

According to the police report, deputies and Cottonwood Police officers assisted Yavapai County Adult Probation with a search for drugs.

Deputies report that upon completion of the search, Nora Diane Castro, 48, arrested and faces charges of possession of dangerous drugs/methamphetamine for sale, possession of a firearm during a drug offense, possession of drug paraphernalia and interfering with judicial proceeding.

Frederick Michael Cenera, 48, was also arrested and faces charges of possession of dangerous drugs/methamphetamine for sale, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a firearm during a drug offense.

Deputies also reported the arrest of Jack Kenneth Cardenas, 37, who faces charges of possession of dangerous drugs/methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and interfering with judicial proceedings.

Alan Keith Andrade, 34, was arrested and faces charges of possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Deputies report the arrest of Robert Charles Drake, 50, who faces charges of possession methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and interfering with judicial proceedings.

According to the report, the drugs seized from the Castro residence have a street value of approximately $1,000.

All suspects were transported to the Yavapai County Detention Facility in Camp Verde.

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