Photo: Firepit where human bone fragments were found On April 7th. YCSO deputies received information from the post office in Ashfork that John McCabe age 67 had not picked up his mail in over a year. Deputies set out to do a routine welfare check on Mr. Mcabe and instead found a much bigger mystery.
The number of migrants stopped at the Southwest border continued to surge last month, to the highest level for June in at least 20 years, but officials caution that those numbers could have been inflated by repeat attempts by the same people. Customs and Border Protection reported 188,829 “encounters” at the border for June, a 5% increase
As the investigation continues in the recovery of human remains and arrest of suspect Walter Mitchell, detectives are seeking additional information from the public. Detectives are hoping to locate what is commonly known as a ‘chest freezer’ owned by Mitchell and then sold in Chino Valley sometime between mid-November and December 19, 2020. The freezer
Prior media release follows – The Yavapai County Medical Examiner has confirmed the remains found on January 1, 2021, near McGuireville are that of 31-year-old Shane Rollman. Shane was reported missing to the West Covina Police Department in California, last seen September 12, 2020. Shane’s abandoned vehicle was found by DPS Troopers on September 23,
YCSO/Medical Examiner conduct Joint Investigation in the Discovery of Human Remains – SUSPECT ARRESTED
Diligent work by YCSO detective’s investigating this case has resulted in the arrest of 59-year-old Walter Mitchell who was found in Scottsdale earlier today. Background – Please note the investigation remains active and not all details are available. Using evidence recovered from the scene, detectives discovered the remains were likely connected to a business based
Yesterday afternoon, December 26, 2020, deputies were notified about possible found human remains in a remote area off Contreras Road, North of Iron Springs Road (County Road 10), outside of Prescott, Arizona. Detectives, in conjunction with Yavapai County Medical Examiner investigators, confirmed they were human. The area was secured as the investigation continued until dark