Suspicious activity leads to marijuana arrest at motel

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a 21-year-old Sierra Vista woman for possession of marijuana for sale following reports of suspicious activity in the area of a local motel late Thursday afternoon. Officers responded to the 100 block of Fab Avenue at 4:05 p.m. on Thursday after management of a local hotel reported a recent increase in suspicious activity. An …

Tucson suspects arrested for kidnapping, extortion, and armed robbery

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested three suspects from Tucson following an investigation into the kidnapping, extortion, and armed robbery of two Sierra Vista men beginning on the night of Saturday, Jan. 21. The investigation began on Sunday, Jan. 22, when SVPD Special Operations Bureau detectives learned that a man had made arrangements with a Tucson-based adult escort service for …

Police arrest man for shoplifting spree

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a shoplifter for the second time in three days on Saturday after evidence was discovered linking the man to two additional shoplifting incidents. Rene Gonzales, a 45-year-old Sierra Vista man, was first arrested on Thursday, Jan. 26, on four counts of shoplifting, following reports from Lowe’s Home Improvement, Wal-Mart, and Trail Boss Guns & …

Sierra Vista man arrested on sex, drug charges

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Following a month-long investigation, the Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a 34-year-old Sierra Vista man last week on charges tied to luring minors to engage in illegal sexual activity and drug use at his home. Anthony Savage was arrested without incident on Thursday, Jan. 26, at the Sierra Vista Public Library. The initial investigation identified two potential victims; however, police …

Reports of gunshots lead to arrest of Hereford man

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The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a 45-year-old man from Hereford Monday night following an investigation into multiple reports of gunshots in the area of Lenzner Avenue and Fry Boulevard. Officers responded to the area at about 5:44 p.m. on Monday in response to several calls reporting gunshots. Witnesses told dispatch that a white man wearing a white shirt and …

New Year’s Eve detail nets three DUI arrests

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The Southeastern Arizona DUI Task Force made three misdemeanor DUI arrests during a saturation detail conducted in the Sierra Vista area on Saturday, Dec. 31, due to New Year’s Eve. The detail was performed by the Sierra Vista Police Department, Huachuca City Police Department, Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, Tombstone Marshal’s Office, and Arizona Department of Public Safety. In addition to …

Two men arrested in the course of investigation into two shootings

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An ongoing investigation into two shootings that occurred early on the morning of Christmas Eve led to the arrest of two Sierra Vista men on drug charges today after a search warrant was served at a local apartment complex. The Sierra Vista Police Department Special Response Team served the high risk warrant in the 4200 block of East Busby Drive …

Second K9 officer to boost drug detection capabilities

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Police Officer Annalise Roselli has completed training to become the Sierra Vista Police Department’s second active K9 officer, bolstering the department’s drug detection capabilities. After completing a nine week K9 academy at the Arizona Department of Corrections in Tucson, Roselli and her 6-year-old German Shepherd, Izzy, graduated on Wednesday, making Izzy a certified drug detection dog under Roselli’s care. The …

Local man arrested for sexual conduct with 16-year-old girl

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  12/21/16. The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a 24-year-old man today following a month-long investigation into his sexual relationship with a 16-year-old girl. Zachary Read, of Sierra Vista, has been charged with luring a minor for sexual exploitation and sexual conduct with a minor. The investigation of this matter began on Nov. 22, when the girl’s mother …