Category: Bullhead City

HOMICIDE UPDATE; VICTIM IDENTIFIED

Police in Bullhead City have identified the bicyclist who was shot and killed Monday as Juan Pedro Flores, 33. Police spokeswoman Emily Fromelt said a reward of up to $1,000 is offered for information leading to an arrest of those involved in the 5:00 p.m. homicide in the 500 block of Riviera Boulevard. Fromelt said witnesses indicated that three males and a female fled in a two-door, older model Honda Civic after an altercation with the bicyclist escalated to gunfire. Flores was dead at the scene. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Bullhead City Police Department at...

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BICYCLIST SHOT AND KILLED IN BULLHEAD CITY

   The Bullhead City Police Department is asking for the public’s help regarding any information in a homicide investigation.    On Monday, February 20th at around 5 p.m., police were called to the 500 block of Riviera Boulevard. Witnesses reported seeing four people (three males and one female) in an older model, possibly 1992 – 1998, dark colored/black, 2-door Honda Civic get into an altercation with a man riding a bicycle. They were headed westbound on Riviera Boulevard.    Witnesses reported that several shots were fired. The man who was riding the bicycle was found deceased at the scene. The victim has yet...

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BALLFIELD DEDICATION SET MARCH 3

The City of Bullhead City and its community partners will be celebrating the completion of the newly constructed baseball tri-plex at Rotary Park on Friday, March 3 at 11a.m. The public is invited and encouraged to attend to help celebrate the opening of this fantastic facility. The groups that played a part in bringing this project to fruition includes BHHS Legacy Foundation, AYSO Region 397, Bullhead City Little League, ASA Girls Softball, Baseball Tomorrow Fund, Musco Lighting and the Bullhead City Public Works staff.  The event will include free hot dogs, popcorn and other refreshments. There will also be...

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VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT FOR DESERT CLEAN-UP

Volunteers are invited to participate in an upcoming clean-up in the desert along North Oatman and Silver Creek Roads, east of the Bullhead Parkway. The clean-up is scheduled for Wednesday, March 15, at 7 am. Those interested in helping to beautify the desert will be meeting at the northeast and southeast corners of the Bullhead Parkway and Silver Creek Road.  A lot of equipment is being provided for hauling away the trash that will be removed, but volunteers should bring along such things as gloves, a rake, or anything that can be easily carried from site to site and...

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GRANT FUNDS WILL BUY POLICE RADAR UNITS

  The Governor's Office of Highway Safety awarded the Bullhead City Police Department with grant funding in the sum of $11,454.00.  In accordance with the grant outlay, these funds will be used to purchase three (3) radar units that will be installed in police patrol vehicles to enhance the Strategic Traffic Enforcement Program. "Speed related traffic crashes are a continual problem in our community. Traffic studies have shown that directed traffic enforcement, targeting speed violators, reduces the number of speed related traffic crashes, said Scott Gillman, Bullhead City Police Department Traffic Section supervisor. ``Our goal is to educate the...

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