Detectives investigating the homicide of a 16-year-old teen on June 16, 2019, off Perkinsville Road east of Chino Valley, learned that 21-year-old Kevin King from Chino Valley, who was on parole at the time, provided alcohol and marijuana to the underage persons involved in the incident.
Prescott Valley Police in cooperation with the Arizona Department of Public Safety and the United States Department of Homeland Security conducted proactive traffic enforcement and an arrest warrant sweep. The operation occurred from 3:00 pm until 11:00 pm and yielded a total of 16 arrests.
The Prescott Valley Police Department wants to inform the public that an emergency is any situation that requires immediate assistance from law enforcement, the fire department, or an ambulance.
He has been booked into the Yavapai County Jail on numerous felony charges.
On Wednesday, May 29, 2019 Officer Chad Beyea and Officer Nicholas Cerda were presented Lifesaving Awards for their quick, life saving actions during a medical emergency that occurred on April 4, 2019.