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Armed Robbery at Walgreens

Armed Robbery at Walgreens

July 12, 2019

On July 12, 2019 at approximately 3:26 pm, Prescott Valley Police Officers were dispatched to a robbery in progress at Walgreens.

Child Abuse Investigation at Day Care Center

Child Abuse Investigation at Day Care Center

July 11, 2019

The Prescott Valley Police Department Criminal Investigations Section is actively investigating numerous reports of child abuse that have allegedly occurred at the Gummy Bear Early Learning Center which is a child care center and is currently located in the 8000 block of Manley Drive in the Town of Prescott Valley.  

Toddlers Hospitalized After Ingesting Marijuana Gummies

Toddlers Hospitalized After Ingesting Marijuana Gummies

July 11, 2019

Two toddlers were hospitalized after they ingested marijuana dummies obtained with a marijuana card. 

10 Arrested for DUI Over Holiday Week

10 Arrested for DUI Over Holiday Week

July 9, 2019

Ten people were arrested over the Holiday week on DUI charges.

Man Killed From Discharge of Rifle

Man Killed From Discharge of Rifle

July 3, 2019

25-year-old Angel Perez of Chino Valley was shot while 25-year-old Jose Cruz from Chino Valley, was handling a rifle following target practice.

Recent Incidents: Sexual Assault of Minor & Sexting Case

Recent Incidents: Sexual Assault of Minor & Sexting Case

June 29, 2019

Recent Incidents Overview: 19- year- old Arrested for Sexual Assault of 13-year-old Girl and                 Sexting Case. 

Easterday Captured in Payson

Easterday Captured in Payson

June 26, 2019

In the late morning hours of June 24, 2019, Payson Police officers made contact with 33-year-old Sarah Easterday-Shortridge. 

Further Charges Filed Against Jonathan Rice

Further Charges Filed Against Jonathan Rice

June 21, 2019

Homicide update – based on interviews with witnesses and suspect statements, it was learned that Rice was using the firearm in a reckless manner while driving his Jeep out to, and at the Perkinsville Road location.

Arrest for Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor

Arrest for Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor

June 19, 2019

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. 

19-year-old Arrested in Shooting Death of Teen

19-year-old Arrested in Shooting Death of Teen

June 17, 2019

Following the initial investigation by YCSO detectives, 19-year-old Johnathan Rice of Chino Valley was arrested and charged with 2nd Degree Murder.