Police seeking escaped suspect

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Tyler NahoopiiThe Sierra Vista Police Department is on the lookout for Tyler Nahoopii, 29 of Sierra Vista, who managed to escape police custody during an arrest on Friday, Nov. 12, around 9 p.m.

Nahoopii, who is wanted for domestic violence criminal damage and domestic violence disorderly conduct charges, was spotted in the 4300 block of South Highway 92 on Friday. Officers tried to take him into custody but he resisted arrest. As he was being led to a patrol vehicle, Nahoopii was able to get away and run from the area. An extensive search was conducted, but he was able to elude police.

Nahoopii is wanted for domestic violence criminal damage and domestic violence disorderly conduct charges stemming from an incident that occurred on Sept. 9, 2021, and new charges of resisting arrest, escape, and theft.

Anyone with information about Nahoopii’s location is asked to contact the Sierra Vista Police Department by calling (520) 452-7500.