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The Police Report is compiled from Florence Police Department reports. The only names published are those of adults who were cited, arrested or involved in a traffic accident. Suspects named in this column are innocent until proven guilty. Anyone whose arrest appears in this column who is later found not guilty or whose charges are dismissed is welcome to inform the Florence Reminder and it will be reported.

Monday, Oct. 4

A man reported his license plate was stolen on North Hunt Highway.

Wednesday, Oct. 6

A 16-year-old male, who was attempting make a turn and go north on Hawthorn Drive, drove up onto the sidewalk. He hit a car parked in a driveway, which caused the car to hit the car parked next to it. The driver was cited for failure to control speed to avoid a collision.

Friday, Oct. 8

An assault on a correctional officer by an inmate was reported on North Pinal Parkway. The officer was seen by medical staff and no injuries were noted. The case is pending an investigative packet from CoreCivic.

Sunday, Oct. 10

A suspicious person was reported on South Main Street. Damson Jimmy, 22, was arrested and booked into jail on charges of disorderly conduct and failure to obey a police officer.

Warrant arrests

Joseph Hughes, 33

Luis Posada Orellana, 19

Sean Kelly, 46

Victoriano Rosas, 53

Tickets for no current registration

Luz M. Vega, 32

Jorge Santillanes, 30

Catherine J. Borske, 43

Joel A. Johnson, 49

Debra D. Wallace, 61

Bryan M. Perry, 31

Speeding tickets

Rebecca Donaldson, 56

Antonio C. Michael, 32

Brandon T. Stokes, 19

Other traffic tickets

Jovita Rodriguez, 40, no current registration, failure to report name or address change, child passenger restraint violation.

Joseph A. Velazquez, 34, no current registration, failure to report name or address change.

Megan M. Weber, 23, no current registration, driving suspended.

Jack M. Sisson, 34, no current registration, failure to report name or address change.

Robert L. Knight, 63, unregistered farm trailer.




Mark Cowling is the county reporter for PinalCentral and covers the town of Florence, San Tan Valley and the surrounding area. He can be reached at mcowling@pinalcentral.com.

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