PINETOP MAN ARRESTED FOR CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN

Sky Martel

On Tuesday, March 10, 2020, Sky Buddy Martel (21) of Pinetop, AZ was arrested
on multiple counts of Internet Crimes against a Child. After a 4 month-long investigation, NCSO
Detectives located Martel in Flagstaff, AZ. He was interviewed, arrested and booked into the
Coconino County Jail. On Wednesday, March 11, 2020, Martel was transported to the Navajo
County Jail, where he is currently being held.

Sheriff David Clouse states “Extremely proud of the work of our Detectives did, in this case, to
track this suspect down and build a case. All of us here at NCSO work hard not only to keep our
communities safe but to keep our children safe from those who target them through the
internet or in person. We won’t stand for this criminal behavior in our county”.