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 …

Winter Break hours and holiday closures

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  12/21/16. Most City facilities will be closed on Monday, Dec. 26, and Monday, Jan. 2, in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. The Sierra Vista Aquatic Center “The Cove” will be open on both Mondays for Open Swim only from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. The Cove will be closed on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 24-25 …

Mail theft, fraud investigation results in two arrests

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  12/20/16. The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested two Sierra Vista women on multiple charges Monday in connection to an ongoing investigation into a ring of people conspiring to commit identity theft, forgery, fraud, and mail theft. The women, 24-year-old Shannon Huston and 18-year-old Deanna Russell, had been under investigation for forging and cashing stolen checks that were …

Watch out for deer while driving

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  12/19/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department has seen an increase in accidents involving deer and would like to remind drivers to always pay attention to their surroundings and exercise additional caution when driving in areas where wildlife is often present. From Oct. 4 to today, Sierra Vista Police Department officers have responded to seven deer-related accidents. Most …

Police locate, arrest man suspected of kidnapping, robbery, burglary, and assault

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  12/19/16.  On Friday, the Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a man wanted on multiple charges including kidnapping, robbery, burglary, and aggravated assault tied to two incidents that occurred in November. Police learned that 24-year-old Tyler “Goofy” Nahoopii, a transient in the Sierra Vista area, may be hiding out in the unincorporated area of Nucci Lane and Verbena …

Apply for 2017 teen leadership conference

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  12/07/16.  Area high school juniors and seniors are invited to apply for an exciting opportunity to learn about leadership, community building, and achieving their goals. In its second year, the Limitless Sierra Vista Teen Leadership Conference will take place on Thursday, Feb. 23, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Sierra Vista Public Library. Selected in …

Manhole work requires lane restrictions

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  12/05/16. Work to repair several local manholes began today and will require further lane restrictions at two sites along Fry Boulevard this week. A contractor began work at the first site today and it will continue through Wednesday, resulting in lane restrictions at the intersection of Fry Boulevard and Highway 92 between about 7 a.m. and 5 …

Road closures for Christmas Light Parade

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  12/01/16. The Sierra Vista Area Chamber of Commerce’s 58th Annual Christmas Light Parade will head east along Fry Boulevard from 7th Street to Avenida Escuela on Saturday starting at 5:30 p.m., resulting in closures of major roads. The parade participants will begin staging along 7th Street, which will require the closure of 7th Street from Fry Boulevard …

Police arrest three men for transporting marijuana

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  12/01/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department arrested three men, including one undocumented immigrant, for transporting marijuana for sale following a request to assist the U.S. Border Patrol with a suspicious vehicle located near the Mall at Sierra Vista late Tuesday afternoon. The police department responded at 4:35 p.m. after Border Patrol agents encountered a Chevrolet Cavalier suspected …

Police used undercover officer in Burkholder investigation

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Sierra Vista, AZ.  11/29/16.  The Sierra Vista Police Department used an undercover police officer to gain information from Israel Burkholder prior to arresting him for conspiracy to commit first-degree murder on Sunday, Nov. 6. At this stage of the investigation, the police department is able to share more detailed information regarding the arrest of Burkholder, who is a former deputy …