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Dec. 9

Police responded to an accident at State Route 79B and Florence Heights Drive. Manuel A. Belloc, 27, was cited for failure to control speed to avoid a collision and driving on a suspended license.

Dec. 10

Dennis G. Moore, 53, was cited on a charge of shoplifting.

Dec. 11

William J. Grogan Jr., 48, was cited on charges of possession of drug paraphernalia and driving on a suspended license.

Police responded to an accident near South Valley Farms Road and West State Route 287. Jordan A. Cruz, 36, was cited for speed to great to avoid a collision.

Dec. 15

An officer was dispatched to a single-vehicle accident without injuries near East Arizona Farms and North Cooper roads. The driver stated he swerved to avoid another vehicle and scraped his vehicle against the guardrail. No citation was issued.

Warrant arrests

Raul Pastor Rondi, 40

Joseph Duran, 39

Andre Morales, 22

Javier Terrazaz Salas, 32

Ivan Cruz Zambrano, 23

Victor Camacho Monroy, 31

Abraham Tarin, 37

Juan Chavez, 40

Tyler Bittner Brown, 19

Traffic tickets

William M. Caldwell, 54, excessive speed, no financial responsibility, no current registration

Manuel A. Duran, 22, no mandatory insurance

Julian J. Huerta Jr., 51, no current registration

Ciro Montemarano, 46, no current registration

Joyce Tomianna, 42, no proof of insurance

Glenn F. Hoffmeyer, 51, no current registration

Stephen A. Garcia, 32, driving on a suspended license

Joseph K. Butler, 39, driving suspended

William B. Sutton, 59, foreign plate

Christopher Gutierrez, 25, no proof of insurance

Candelario Chacon, 85, no current registration

Charles J. Kennedy, 65, no current registration, no mandatory insurance, knowingly displaying false plate, no valid driver’s license

Michael A. Borg, 24, driving suspended, suspended plate

Melissa R. Chavez, 44, no proof of insurance, suspended plate

Jasmine Avila, 22, no valid driver’s license

Zachary D. Williams, 23, no mandatory insurance

Speeding tickets

Tabitha L. Blixt, 42

Ernesto E. Tapia, 27

Seth A. Kempf, 31

Jose Ramirez Maciel, 31

Carlos Rodriguez Ramirez, 18


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 mcowling@pinalcentral.com.