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Monday, April 15

  • An officer was dispatched to a disorderly conduct call on North Pinal Parkway. Upon arrival, the officer was advised a male was seen waving around what appeared to be a firearm and had just left in a white vehicle. The officer located the car and made contact with the male. The weapon was a BB gun, but it did not have any visible indication it was not a firearm. The male was released from the scene and was advised a charging review packet would be submitted to the appropriate charging attorney to determine charges.

Tuesday, April 16

  • An officer was dispatched to a report of domestic violence. David S. Briggs, 31, was arrested and booked into jail on charges of disorderly conduct-domestic violence and assault-domestic violence.
  • An officer responded to a report of a domestic dispute on South Pinal Parkway. The reporting party advised the other party had already left the scene. A charging review packet will be forwarded to the town attorney for determination of charges.

Wednesday, April 17

  • Jesus I. Montes, 29, was issued a criminal citation for driving while license revoked, consuming a spirituous beverage in the passenger compartment and possessing a spirituous beverage in the passenger compartment. He was also arrested and booked into jail for a warrant.

Friday, April 19

  • A woman reported her car was stolen overnight. It was discovered the vehicle was involved in an accident in Casa Grande, and police had impounded the vehicle. A suspect was identified. A charging review packet will be forwarded to the appropriate attorney’s office for determination of charges.

Warrant arrests

Indalecio Garcia, 25; Dempsey Bylas, 47; Aaron Medina, 31; Ruben Carmona, 51; Laron Kelly, 31; Francisco Fuentes, 32.


  • Daniel Saldana, 20, driving suspended, stop sign.
  • Jaime F. Cota Jr., 31, speed.
  • Betsy I. Cook, 53, speed, no current registration.
  • Imelda D. Robles, 50, speed.
  • Dayna M. Michael, 35, speed.
  • Bryaen W. Fermon, 33, speed.
  • Marissia R. Mesquita, 37, driving suspended.
  • Charles M. Miller II, 46, speed.
  • Richard Steinke, 34, speed, no current registration.
  • Richard A. Tovar, 32, speed.
  • James E. Coombs, 34, no proof of insurance.
  • Kyle R. Bottachiari, 32, speed.

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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.


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