St. Patrick’s Day details nets four DUI arrests

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The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made four misdemeanor DUI arrests during a saturation detail conducted in the Sierra Vista area on March 17, due to the St. Patrick’s Day holiday. The detail was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Huachuca City Police Department, Tombstone Marshal’s Office, and Arizona Department of Public Safety. In addition to the four DUI …

Final two victims in fatal crash identified

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The Sierra Vista Police Department can now release the names of the two additional victims who died in a two-vehicle head-on collision last week, which occurred on the Highway 90 Bypass and resulted in three lives lost. The two occupants of a 2004 black Chevrolet pickup truck have been identified as 61-year-old Pedro O. Penalver and 73-year-old Maria Del Carmen …

Head-on collision claims three lives

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Three people died in a two-vehicle head-on collision that occurred on the Highway 90 Bypass, just west of 7th Street, at about 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Witnesses who remained on scene reported that a 2005 Red Mitsubishi SUV drifted into oncoming traffic while traveling eastbound on the highway. It collided with a 2004 Black Chevrolet pickup truck that was traveling …

Officer and suspect recovering after struck by car

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A Sierra Vista Police Department officer is recovering at home, while a shoplifting suspect remains hospitalized in Tucson with non-life threatening injuries after they were struck by a car in Fry Boulevard on Friday night. Although the Cochise County Sheriff’s Office investigation into the incident is still ongoing, the identities of the male officer and the female suspect can now …

Officer and shoplifting suspect struck by vehicle

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A Sierra Vista Police Department officer and a shoplifting suspect sustained injuries when they were struck by a vehicle in Fry Boulevard, following a brief foot pursuit this evening. The officer made contact with the suspect in the 3000 block of Fry Boulevard at 6:46 p.m. and the suspect attempted to flee on foot. The officer pursued the suspect into …

Four suspects arrested on drug charges

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A Sierra Vista Police Department investigation into drug trafficking activity in the 200 block of Carroll Drive resulted in the arrest of four suspects on drug charges early Thursday morning. SVPD detectives served search warrants at two apartments in the area early that morning, acting on surveillance that indicated there was drug activity. As a result, four arrests were made. …

Local man arrested for sexual assault against a minor

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a 19-year-old Sierra Vista man on Wednesday night for sexual assault against a minor. As part of an investigation into an allegation of sexual assault perpetrated by a known male suspect, SVPD Special Operations Bureau detectives served a search warrant at a residence in the 5000 block of Wilder Drive on Wednesday night. Detectives …