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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, March 8

An officer was dispatched to a report of an assault on staff by an inmate on North Bowling Road.

Tuesday, March 9

Michelle Bonfiglio, 44, was arrested and booked into jail on charges of arson and criminal damage.

Wednesday, March 10

An officer was dispatched to a report of a theft in progress on North King Street. Claudio Nava-Santiago, 29, was arrested and booked into jail on charges of theft and disorderly conduct.

Friday, March 12

A car stopped at the traffic light at Hunt Highway and Attaway Road was hit by another car. Bethany J. Bickford, 33, was cited for driving suspended, no current registration and no mandatory insurance.

Saturday, March 13

A single-car accident was reported at Arizona Farms and Yeager roads. The vehicle’s right front tire left the roadway and the car went into a ditch, continued on the access road, went airborne and flipped. The driver was taken to the hospital and the car was towed.

A female reported another female had assaulted her on North Main Street. A charging review packet will be forwarded to the town attorney for determination of charges.

An officer conducted a traffic stop at East Hunt Highway and Poston Butte Loop. Dawn T. Wise, 43, was cited on charges of DUI and super extreme DUI, and was released to a responsible party.

Warrant arrests

Joseph Compton, 35

Francisco Salcido, 30

Daniel Kabinto, 37

Daniel Sanchez, 27, four warrants

Traffic tickets

Jared S. Franklin, 41, speed, driving on a canceled license.

Milad Qassab, 24, driving on a suspended license.

Jaydan R. Cook, 19, failure to carry registration card.

Sabrina A. Moore, 41, no current registration.

Timothy L. Lewis Jr., 19, stop sign.

Logan Z. Blackwell, 24, stop sign.

Jerome A. Crabtree, 28, stop sign.

Jodeci O. Hassell, 21, speed, stop sign.

Ryan S. Minner, 32, no current registration.

Gabriel A. Muniz, 20, less than 65/waste of finite resource.

Maria L. Rosales, 58, no proof of insurance.

Braya Cabrera, 19, driving suspended.

Erin N. Blackwater, 22, stop sign, no valid driver’s license.

John A. Williams, 39, no-passing zone.

Jasmin Y. Moran, 25, speed, no proof of insurance.

Jazmine P. Soto, 19, no current registration.

Jose Zavala-Zavala, 49, no current registration.

Ryan W. Dale, 45, less than 65/waste of finite resource.

Speeding tickets

Francisco Carrasco, 20

Melissa Curran, 48

Jazmine Garcia, 30

Patrick A. Kraft, 35




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.