Suspect Arrested for Armed Robbery.

On Thursday, January 26th, Pinetop-Lakeside Police Department responded to Family Dollar in Lakeside for an Armed Robbery. A male came into Family Dollar and threatened to shoot staff, implying he had a firearm. Officers worked tirelessly, canvassing the town and following leads. In under 2 hours, the suspect had been apprehended, and the items stolen […]

Deputies seize over 16 pounds of Fentanyl

On August 31, 2022, Navajo County Criminal Interdiction Unit conducted a traffic stop on Interstate 40 at milepost 252 near the Winslow area that resulted in two arrests. Lorenzo Antonio Romero Lopez (33) and Veronica Layva Montes (27), both of Phoenix, were arrested and booked into Navajo County Jail for two counts of Child Abuse, […]

26 pounds of Marijuana is still illegal

On August 19, 2022, Navajo County Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Interstate 40 at milepost 291 for civil traffic violations. Marc Kenley Eliazar (30) of Knoxville, TN, was arrested and booked into Navajo County Jail for Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Marijuana for Sale, and Transportation of Marijuana. During the traffic stop, Deputies recognized […]