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At approximately 3:45 p.m. Thursday, an unidentified man tried to kidnap a 16-year-old female while she walking home from Cottonwood’s American Heritage Academy.
Copper Canyon Fire and Medical Authority responded to a motorcycle crash on State Route 260 about 15 miles east of Camp Verde Tuesday.
Cottonwood Police Department detectives are investigating a fraud case involving the Old Town Association as the victim, said Monica Kuhlt, professional standards sergeant for Cottonwood PD.
Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies have determined that a woman died at a Beaver Creek shooting range Dec. 3 from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
“All students are safe. That always comes first,” said Cottonwood-Oak Creek Superintendent Steve King.
All six juvenile suspects have now been arrested after a Jan. 15 crime spree and charged with numerous counts of criminal damage, burglary, theft, and facilitation, said Sgt. Nicole Florisi of the Clarkdale Police Department in a news release.
An early Sunday morning juvenile crime spree resulted in burglaries at the Verde Lea Market and numerous vehicles, 28 cars with slashed tires, theft of a dirt bike, and $11 of stolen cash that was used to buy two cheeseburgers.
The Clarkdale Police Department is investigating the death of a 4-month-old infant who was pronounced deceased Thursday.
A concerned witness, who lived across the street from the residence, said it appeared that a standoff took place, and saw 10 squad cars outside. The witness, who contacted the Verde Independent for information, also said the area was blocked off at each end.
A 17-year-old Cottonwood boy is in Prescott Juvenile Detention and has been booked on charges that include murder, armed robbery, burglary, aggravated assault and kidnapping, according to a news release from Dwight D’Evelyn, Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office media relations coordinator.
CAMP VERDE – Robert S. Moore was arrested Sept. 30 after an investigation revealed that he allegedly stole and pawned $10,100 worth of company tools, according to a news release from Camp Verde Marshall’s Office.