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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, May 24

Theft of three food boxes was reported on North Willow Street. Charlotte Queenan, 55, was issued a criminal citation for theft and criminal trespassing.

Tuesday, May 25

Officers and Florence Fire were dispatched to a report of a semi tractor-trailer on fire at Hunt Highway and North Pinal Parkway. The driver stated he was driving south on Pinal Parkway when he observed smoke coming from the trailer. Florence Fire was able to extinguish the fire. Roadways had been closed but were open once the fire was contained. No citation was issued.

Thursday, May 27

An officer was dispatched to a report of theft on West Sonoma Way. Someone reported two males appeared to be taking sheets of wood. Officers located the suspect vehicle parked in the neighborhood. The suspects had left the area. Stolen wood was located inside the vehicle. The vehicle was towed. The case is closed pending further information.

Sunday, May 30

An officer was dispatched to a single-car accident near Arizona Farms and Cooper roads. Upon the officer’s arrival, the car was observed off the roadway and looked like it was about to tip over. The driver and passenger reported no injuries. The driver stated she was unfamiliar with the area and did not realize the turn was short and sharp, causing her to run off the road. Field sobriety tests were performed and she did not show any clues of impairment. The car was towed.

An officer was dispatched to a report of criminal damage. Melissa Glowack, 41, was issued a criminal citation for disorderly conduct.

Warrant arrests

Alfonso Velez, 27

Danny Cavinder, 29

Traffic tickets

Piero P. Buccellato, 40, no current registration.

Marco Sosa Coronado, 34, no valid driver’s license.

Bryan J. Daugherty, 32, no current registration.

Richard P. Tapia, 25 no current registration

Speeding tickets

Josue M. Pacheco, 36

Ashley L. Goodman, 21

Jordan C. Pierce, 22

Yolanda M. Gonzales, 52

Hilaria V. Perez, 57

Donicio Esparza, 39

Brighton A. Manry, 22

Karen E. Workman, 60

Charles Talkington, 55

Joshua V. Scadden, 32

Oscar E. Martinez, 27

Santos G. Sillas, 31

Christine B. Semana, 39

Stephanie R. Dao, 21

Less than 65/waste of resource

Ashlyn M. Sherbo, 23

Gloria Ramirez, 58

Maria I. Vasquez, 24

Michael R. Eckrote, 20

Sarai L. Buckner, 19

Hunter L. Williams, 26

Michael Maraspini, 68

Christoper Okeke, 40

Jose Sanchez Reyes, 39

Deborah Adelberg, 56

Theresa M. Givens, 50

Don L. Wilson, 65




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.