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Pinal Sheriff: Mexican drug cartel scouts arrested in months-long investigation

Pinal Sheriff: Mexican drug cartel scouts arrested in months-long investigation

Several men working as lookouts for a Mexican drug cartel in a known smuggling area have been arrested after a months-long investigation in Pinal County. 

June 16, 2014 1:30 pm
Deputy finds various drugs in Tucson man's car during traffic stop

Deputy finds various drugs in Tucson man's car during traffic stop

A Tucson man was arrested last week in Pinal County after deputies found cocaine, marijuana, methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and a gun in his car during a traffic stop. 

April 21, 2014 8:56 am
More than 300 pounds of marijuana found in SUV in Pinal County

More than 300 pounds of marijuana found in SUV in Pinal County

Pinal County Sheriff's deputies arrested two men and seized 330 pounds of marijuana, during a traffic stop last week. 

March 24, 2014 3:30 pm Photos

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San Tan Valley man leads deputies on chase through golf course

San Tan Valley man leads deputies on chase through golf course

A San Tan Valley man wanted for failing to pay child support tried to flee from sheriff's deputies by running through a golf course. 

March 16, 2014 12:00 pm
Arizona man arrested 1 hour after release from prison

Arizona man arrested 1 hour after release from prison

A man was back behind bars after being arrested one hour after his release from a Florence prison, Pinal County Sheriff's Office officials said. 

March 10, 2014 9:15 am Related

Man fatally shot in deputy involved shooting

An armed robbery suspect was killed and another was injured in a shooting involving a Pinal County Sheriff's deputy Monday morning. 

December 23, 2013 8:48 am
Deputies seize several explosives, firearms from Pinal County home

Deputies seize several explosives, firearms from Pinal County home

Authorities found several improvised explosive devices, grenades, guns and thousands of ammunition rounds in a San Tan Valley home while performing a search warrant in connection with a domestic violence investigation. 

November 26, 2013 1:31 pm
Pinal Sheriff: Inmate killed cellmate to stay in prison

Pinal Sheriff: Inmate killed cellmate to stay in prison

A Florence prison inmate suspected of killing his cellmate did so to stay in prison, not because of a fight as initially suspected, authorities say.

November 26, 2013 8:42 am Related
Ten arrested on human smuggling charges in Pinal County

Ten arrested on human smuggling charges in Pinal County

Three women and ten men were arrested in Pinal County on suspicion of human smuggling. 

November 13, 2013 9:07 am
Pinal County: Suspected impaired driver crashes into DUI task force vehicle

Pinal County: Suspected impaired driver crashes into DUI task force vehicle

A Casa Grande woman suspected of driving while impaired by alcohol was arrested Sunday night after crashing into a Pinal County Sheriff's Office vehicle working as part of a DUI task force. 

November 04, 2013 10:57 am
14-year-old driver killed in Casa Grande crash

14-year-old driver killed in Casa Grande crash

A 14-year-old boy driving a car with two other children in the vehicle died Monday night after being involved in a rollover crash in Casa Grande. 

October 30, 2013 8:47 am
Suspected car thief arrested in Pinal County

Suspected car thief arrested in Pinal County

A suspected car thief wanted in Pinal County was arrested at his home.

October 21, 2013 1:23 pm Related
Husband shoots at man found in bed with his wife in Saddlebrooke

Husband shoots at man found in bed with his wife in Saddlebrooke

A 68-year-old man who feared for his safety shot at a 22-year-old man he found in bed with his wife at the couple's Saddlebrooke home early Saturday morning.

October 20, 2013 12:08 pm
2 Tucson teens, Mexican man face pot-smuggling charge

2 Tucson teens, Mexican man face pot-smuggling charge

Two Tucson teens and a man from Mexico were arrested in Pinal County early Friday morning on suspicion of drug smuggling.

October 17, 2013 12:00 am
Pinal County man tries to scare woman, shoots her instead

Pinal County man tries to scare woman, shoots her instead

A 20-year-old Pinal County man who intended to scare his girlfriend by pointing a gun at her was booked into jail Monday in connection with her death.

October 16, 2013 12:00 am
Accidental shooting at party leaves Florence man dead

Accidental shooting at party leaves Florence man dead

A 27-year-old man was accidentally shot and killed Friday night at a home in Florence, according to the Pinal County Sheriff's Office. 

October 14, 2013 9:31 am
Pinal County man shot in the ear by deputy, then jailed

Pinal County man shot in the ear by deputy, then jailed

A Pinal County man was shot in the ear after he pointed a gun at deputies early Wednesday morning.

September 19, 2013 12:57 pm

5 arrested, 1 wanted in human-smuggling ring that left 1 dead northwest of Tucson

Five suspects have been arrested and a sixth is wanted in connection with a human-smuggling ring that left one illegal border crosser dead.

August 16, 2013 12:00 am
5 arrested, 1 wanted in smuggling ring that left man dead near Tucson

5 arrested, 1 wanted in smuggling ring that left man dead near Tucson

Five suspects have been arrested and a sixth is wanted in connection with a human smuggling ring that left one border crosser dead.

August 15, 2013 3:18 pm Photos

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San Tan Valley teen killed in golf cart crash

San Tan Valley teen killed in golf cart crash

A 16-year-old girl died Sunday morning after being involved in a golf cart crash in San Tan Valley.

August 11, 2013 1:28 pm

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