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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, Aug. 30

Officers were dispatched to a report of domestic violence in progress on West Estancia Way. Christian Goodin, 19, was arrested and booked into jail on charges of assault-domestic violence and disorderly conduct-domestic violence.

An officer was dispatched to a one-car accident at South Dogwood Road and Florence-Kelvin Highway. The driver said he fell asleep and the vehicle went off the roadway and struck a fence. The fence owner was contacted and said he was not sure if he wanted to be a victim. The driver was not injured and refused medical attention. The car was towed from the scene. No citation was issued.

Tuesday, Aug. 31

Ray Martin, 34 was cited on a charge of criminal littering.

A vehicle was reported stolen on North Pinal Parkway. A State Department of Public Safety (DPS) officer located the vehicle. A male was located in a fenced-off area of state land. George Walsh, 28, was arrested and booked into jail on charges of theft of means of transportation, theft/control of stolen property, criminal trespass, disorderly conduct, driving suspended and unlawful flight.

Wednesday, Sept. 1

Officers were dispatched to a stolen vehicle in progress on Jason Lopez Circle. The reporting party stated a female had just stolen his vehicle from the parking lot. The car was located and stopped by DPS and Pinal County Sheriff’s officers. Tiffany Fridline, 38, was arrested and booked into jail on charges of theft means of transportation and aggravated assault.

Warrant arrests

Miguel Magallanez, 31

Paul Valenzuela, 37

Traffic tickets

Ryan M. Leno, 25, excessive speed.

Jesus Barquin III, 23, criminal speed.

Guillermo Trujillo Barron, 19, criminal speed.

Marisol Gutierrez Andrade, 26, speed, no current registration.

Paul F. Lovelis, 35, speed.

Melody A. Dunlap, 63, speed.

Thalia Nikolaidou, 31, speed.

Komari A. Brooks, 25, no current registration.

Lachelle R. Thomas, 56, no current registration.

Dale B. Underwood, 24, speed.

Michael R. Homady, 59, speed.

Suzanne K. Crouch, 67, no current registration.

Pauline A. Gurrieri, 84, speed.

Aaron K. Caceres, 24, speed, no current registration.




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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