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Dec. 30

Paul Kay, 48, was arrested on a warrant and additional charges of possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of dangerous drugs.

Ashley Jeffrey, 38, was arrested and booked into jail on a warrant plus charges of possession of drug paraphernalia and refusal to give a true name.

Dec. 31

One car rear-ended another as the second car was stopped for an oncoming train on North Pinal Parkway near East Price Road. The impact pushed the car into the railroad crossing arm. Florence Fire Department responded for possible injuries, but only the first driver, Jason Harrington, asked to be transported for further treatment. He was cited for failure to control speed to avoid collision.

Jan. 1

John C. Granillo Jr., 35, was arrested and booked into jail for a warrant and was also cited for driving on a revoked license.

An officer was dispatched to a single-vehicle accident at Florence-Kelvin Highway and Diffin Road. The driver stated a deer had struck his vehicle causing minor damage. No citation was issued.

Jan. 2

Officers were dispatched to a report of domestic violence on West Valor Way. Billy Winn, 41, and Kristin Winn, 36, were both arrested and booked into jail on charges of endangerment, assault, aggravated assault and child abuse.

Jan. 3

An accident was reported on North Pinal Parkway. William Lewis stated he made a left-hand turn onto Pinal Parkway and did not see the other vehicle. He was cited for failure to yield from a private drive. The other driver, Richard Arnold, was cited for driving on a suspended license.

Warrant arrests

Manford Parley, 39

Armando Hernandez, 51

John Richards, 40

Dennis Moore, 53

Francisco Amaro, 42

Justin Wilson, 18

Traffic tickets

Francisco J. Nunez, 28, driving on a suspended license, no current registration

Karolyn M. Enos, 47, driving on a suspended license

Craig M. Davis Jr., 23, driving on a canceled license

Jaime Lopez Rodriguez, 48, suspended plate

Derek P. Miles, 33, no current registration

Denzale A. Foster, 29, stop sign, suspended plate, no mandatory insurance, no valid driver’s license

Leon P. Du Plessis, 56, speed

Heidi L. Moore, 55, driving suspended

Isaia A. Jordan, 21, no mandatory insurance

Jason R. Harrington, 27, speed


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.