March 28

A female approached an officer to report she had just been assaulted on East First Street. She said a male had struck her and she left the residence. The officer responded to the house but was unable to locate a subject. The case is pending contact with the subject.

March 29

An officer responded to an all-terrain vehicle accident near West Hunt Highway. A 17-year-old male rolled the ATV and suffered a broken arm. He was taken to the hospital, the ATV was released to the registered owner and no citation was issued.

An officer responded to a report of domestic assault on West Pleasant Oak Court. Joseph Montoya, 67, was arrested and booked into jail on charges of assault-domestic violence and disorderly conduct-domestic violence.

Warrant arrests

Cameron Cepi, 31

Jesus Lopez, 47


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.


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