On Dec. 9, 2015, Apache County Special Crimes Enforcement Team detectives had received information that a Dollar General employee identified as Daniella Bencomo was selling methamphetamine to people at the Dollar General store in Eagar, Ariz.
Gregory Kyle Chavez Jr., 29, a resident and member of San Felipe Pueblo, N.M., was sentenced Jan. 7 in federal court in Albuquerque, to 14 months in prison for his assault conviction
Officials for the Gallup Police Department are still saying that a Navajo police woman will be charged for fleeing the scene of an accident that occurred within the city limits on Dec. 27.
Farrell Bowman, 29, an enrolled member of the Navajo Nation who resides in Fruitland, N.M., was sentenced Dec. 1 in federal court in Albuquerque, to six years in prison for involuntary manslaughter.
On Nov. 5 at approximately 9:10 a.m., a woman contacted several Arizona Department of Public Safety officers on North Highway 89 and told them she found the body of a deceased person at a temporary campsite off of Fat Manus Loop Trail, according to a news release from the Coconino County Sheriffus Office.
James, 22, of Phoenix, has been accused of second-degree murder in the death of an Iyanbito woman in July, 2014.
There was also a drowning and one homicide.
Mckinkey County sheriff officials announced that Ryan Westman, who escaped from McKinley County Adult Detention Center about 2 p.m. Wednesday was captured four hours later.