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An Arizona man’s missing mom was buried in the backyard and he was collecting her benefit checks

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Her son, who was her caretaker, told authorities she had walked away from the house in the suburb of San Tan Valley four months prior, and it wasn’t the first time she had disappeared. Police became suspicious of Daniel Shannon. They said his story changed each time he was interviewed. On Wednesday, they said, he admitted his mother died in December and he buried her in the backyard. His motive? Police say he told them he was an inventor and needed to keep getting her Social Security and Veterans Administration checks to pay for a patent. Pinal County Jail records […]

Northern Arizona gets rare dose of late-season snow

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Northern Arizona gets rare dose of late-season snow Rogers Media uses cookies for personalization, to customize its online advertisements, and for other purposes. Learn more or change your cookie preferences. Rogers Media supports the Digital Advertising Alliance principles. By continuing to use our service, you agree to our use of cookies. We use cookies (why?) You can change cookie preferences. Continued site use signifies consent. Loading articles… by The Associated Press Posted May 23, 2019 5:40 pm PDT FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Northern Arizona had a rare dose of late-season snow. Some parts of the region received only traces. But […]

Man charged with felony theft for ‘stealing water’ from the the city of West Jordan

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Photo courtesy: Salt Lake County WEST JORDAN, Utah (ABC4 News) – A 44-year-old man has been charged with felony theft after police said he cut off the locks to his water meter that had been turned off by the city. According to charging documents filed in 3rd District Court on Thursday, Antony Martin Holtry received water services from the City of West Jordan but failed to pay for the services. Charging documents state the city cut the use of the water to the home for nonpayment, but on four different occasions, West Jordan Public Services personnel returned to the home only to find the […]

Phoenix man arrested after 74 stolen rental scooters found at his home | Arizona News

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PHOENIX, AZ (3TV/CBS5) — A Phoenix man is accused of theft after 74 stolen rental scooters were discovered, partially dismantled, at his home. Last week, when police searched the home of Jeramy Scott Reid, 35, officers found 22 rental scooters belonging to Lyft and 52 rental scooters belonging to the Bird rental company. Many of the scooters were in different states of being dismantled. All of the scooters had the GPS removed and discarded. Police say at least one of the scooters had been converted with a switch so that it could be ridden without paying the rental fee. At […]

19 arrested, poppy field near border destroyed in joint U.S.-Mexico operation vs. drug scouts

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[aff name=”Lifelock – CJ” title=”LifeLock Identity Theft Services”] Posted May 23, 2019, 11:08 am Paul Ingram TucsonSentinel.com Mexican officials destroyed a poppy field, seized more than 250 pounds of narcotics, and arrested 19 people over the weekend west of Nogales, during a joint operation aided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, authorities said.  Over four days, CBP officials, including U.S. Border Patrol and Air and Marine Operations agents, worked with Mexico’s Federal Police Force to raid mountaintop camp sites used by smugglers just south of the international border, said a spokesman with Tucson Sector Border Patrol.  Mexican police raided the scout sites, […]

Arizona man accused of burying his dead mom in his backyard

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Rogers Media uses cookies for personalization, to customize its online advertisements, and for other purposes. Learn more or change your cookie preferences. Rogers Media supports the Digital Advertising Alliance principles. By continuing to use our service, you agree to our use of cookies. We use cookies (why?) You can change cookie preferences. Continued site use signifies consent. Arizona man accused of burying his dead mom in his backyard Loading articles… by The Associated Press Posted May 23, 2019 4:15 pm MDT SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. — An Arizona man has been arrested for allegedly burying his dead mother in his […]

Two men arrested for allegedly selling ‘misbranded’ drugs | Arizona News

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PHOENIX (3TV/CBS5) — Phoenix police have arrested two men for reportedly selling “misbranded” drugs. Jovanni Vega, 32, and Delbert Vega, 26, are accused of selling the drugs between October 2018 and May 2019. The investigation began in October 2018. That’s when the Phoenix Police Commercial Crimes Detail started looking into the sale of “misbranded” prescription and narcotic drugs online. The term “misbranded” refers to pharmaceuticals that are not authorized for sale or have been banned for sale by the United States Food and Drug Administration. Misbranded drugs are obtained outside of the FDA’s regulated supply chain, are illegal to sell, […]

Man accused of impregnating 11-year-old Arizona girl – Story

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WARNING: Graphic content PHOENIX (FOX 10) — Police arrested a man after they say he impregnated an 11-year-old girl near her elementary school. In November 2018, investigators say the girl’s mother believed she was in a relationship with 20-year-old Carlos Cobo-Perez. The girl stated he kissed her and gave her a “hickey” on her neck. The following month, Cobo-Perez admitted to being in a relationship with the girl during a telephone interview. He stated he knew her age, knew the relationship was wrong and told the detective he would no longer have contact with her. According to the police report, […]

Mesa woman arrested for posing as pharmaceutical representative, stealing pain killers | Arizona News

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MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) — Mesa police have arrested a woman who they say posed as a pharmaceutical representative to gain access to pain killers at a care home.  According to Irene Mahoney with the Mesa Police Department, officers confronted Robin Keller on May 22 after they received a report of woman claiming to be a pharmaceutical representative.  Police said Keller tried to run off but officers caught up with her and found that she had a bottle of Oxycodone stuffed down her pants. [PDF: Court documents for Robin Keller] Witnesses told police that Keller had told them she worked […]

Man arrested for impregnating 11-year-old Phoenix girl

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PHOENIX — A man was arrested last week after allegedly impregnating an 11-year-old Phoenix girl. On May 17, Phoenix police arrested 20-year-old Carlos Jacinto Cobo-Perez at his home near 7th Street and Northern Avenue. Earlier that day, an 11-year-old girl was taken to Phoenix Children’s Hospital, where her pregnancy was confirmed. The girl later identified Cobo-Perez as the man who got her pregnant. She reportedly told police that she skipped her after-school program and had sex in his car near her school. Police say Cobo-Perez was warned to stay away from the girl after the girl’s mother saw a hickey […]