Today: Feb 20 , 2020

Arrest Made in Virginia Kennedy Murder Case

Virginia Kennedy's former husband, Steven Democker, has been arrested for the murder of Virginia Kennedy.

sheriffline2.jpg On October 23, 2008, at approximately 2 P.M., Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office Detectives from the Criminal Investigations Section arrested 54-year-old Steven Democker for the murder of Virginia Kennedy. The murder took place on or about July 2nd of this year at Kennedy’s home in the 7400 block of Bridle Path, Prescott.

Democker, who was divorced from Kennedy at the time of the murder, was located in Phoenix, arrested and transported to the Prescott Detention Center for booking.

Sheriff Waugh would like to express his gratitude for the patience of community members who were anxiously waiting some closure to this case.

Further details are expected to follow.

Dwight DEvelyn, YCSO Media Relations Coordinator

Dwight D'Evelyn, YCSO Media Coordinator