Jason W. Brooks is the associate editor for the Verde Independent and Camp Verde Bugle.
After about three years on the run, the Cottonwood Police Department announced Wednesday that a woman wanted for stealing from the Old Town Association was recently captured in Michigan.
The Cottonwood City Council wants to move city hall out of Old Town.
Matthew Ryan Martin, 48, of Cottonwood, pleaded guilty to three counts of theft. Ryan began serving a 90-day jail sentence on Feb. 17 at the Yavapai County Detention Center.
Crystal L. Briley, 39, of Ohio, was charged with several drug-related crimes after a Dec. 1, 2020 traffic stop along I-17.
According to a news release from the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office, Andres Herrera, 23, of Phoenix, was booked into the Camp Verde Detention Center on multiple drug charges.