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Breaking News!!: Willow Beach, AZ: Man arrested after barricading himself in armored truck on U.S. Route 93 near the Hoover Dam.

Breaking News!!: Willow Beach, AZ: Man arrested after barricading himself in armored truck on U.S. Route 93 near the Hoover Dam.

A man has been arrested after barricading himself in armored truck on U.S. Route 93 near the Hoover Dam on Friday, June 15th, 2018.

** Picture from Will Sturgeon via NBC affiliate KPNX Channel 12: **

According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the incident was reported at around 11:53am PT of a man was blocking all traffic lanes of U.S. Route 93.

Nevada Highway Patrol responded to the incident to find a man inside an armored truck.

Arizona Department of Public Safety, Boulder City Police Department, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Hoover Dam Police Department and United States Bureau of Reclamation also responded to the incident.

Authorities began to get all pedestrians and vehicles off the bridge.

According to the Nevada Highway Patrol, the man inside the armored truck began moving and crossed over into Arizona.

The man was taken into police custody without incident after going off into a ditch near Willow Beach, Arizona.

Initial reports indicated the man had a gun, but authorities haven’t confirmed he was armed.

Traffic on the U.S. Route 93 were reopened at around 1:34pm PT.

Breaking News!!: Bullhead City, AZ: Body of a male juvenile discovered in the Colorado River has been confirmed to be missing Jeremy Duncan.

Breaking News!!: Bullhead City, AZ: Body of a male juvenile discovered in the Colorado River has been confirmed to be missing Jeremy Duncan.

The Bullhead City Police Department Chief Brian Williamson has confirmed that the body of a male juvenile discovered in the Colorado River is missing Jeremy Duncan.

** Live Broadcast from the Bullhead City, Arizona, Government’s Facebook Page: **

An official news conference with Bullhead City Police Department Chief Brian Williamson was held at 10:00am MST on Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 at the Bullhead City Council Chambers announcing the sad news.

Today at 7:13am, a person in a kayak near Palo Verde Marina reported what they thought to be a body. The Bullhead City Police Department’s Dive Team along with the Bullhead City Police Department boat responded to the area to confirm the identity and recover the body. The body was then turned over to the Mohave County Corner’s Office accompanying by Bullhead City Detectives with the FBI, a medical examiner, a forensic specialist and the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office also responded to the area. Lieutenant Sessions, Community Services Officer Lorrie Duggins responded to the home and met with the family of Jeremy,” said Bullhead City Police Department Chief Brian Williamson.

** Picture from the Bullhead City Police Department via ABC affiliate KNXV Channel 15: **

According to the Bullhead City Police Department, 8 year old Jeremy Duncan (Seen In Picture) went missing at 9:00am MST on Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 near his home along the 2000 block of White Sands Drive in Bullhead City, Arizona.

Jeremy Duncan was described as a white male juvenile, 8 years old, 4’, 63 pounds, brown eyes and curly brown hair, and was last seen wearing neon green shorts with a stripe, no shirt and no shoes.

According to the Bullhead City Police Department, Jeremy Duncan is autistic – non-verbal.

** Picture from the Bullhead City Police Department: **

Thousands of volunteers along with both city and county law enforcement and search teams searched the area near his home all day on Saturday as flyers and electronic billboard signs alerted motorists about the missing boy.

Early Sunday morning, volunteers began gathering at the Bullhead City Council Chambers in Bullhead City, Arizona at 7:00am MST to help search for the missing boy.

At 8:06am MST, this posting on Bullhead City, Arizona, Government stated that, “Bullhead City (Ariz.) – June 3, 2018 – Approximately 7:13 am, a body of a male juvenile matching the description of Jeremy Duncan was located in the Colorado River south of Rotary Park. The Bullhead City Police Department is on scene along with the Mohave County Sheriff’s Department. Chief Brian Williamson will provide an updated briefing in the Bullhead City Council Chambers at 10 am.

Volunteers and the community are in mourning for the lost of Jeremy Duncan.

Bullhead City Police Department Chief Brian Williamson, Mohave County Sheriff’s Doug Schuster and Bullhead City Mayor Brady offered their condolences to Jeremy Duncan’s family and thanked members of agencies that assisted in the search for the boy as well as the roughly 1,000 volunteers who were helping to find him.

“I would really like to commended the community. As a police department and as a community, our heart is broken. This of course this is not how we wanted this to end. The community stood up to stand by each other and they stood up to stand by the police department as this community does every time we’re in crisis. From the bottom of my heart, on behalf of the Bullhead City Police Department, I would like to thank all of those volunteers that came out and worked tirelessly to try to bring Jeremy home well. I would like to also thank many businesses that took it a pond themselves to keep our operation running and to keep people fueled and hydrated. These are tough situations, but through these tough situations, we see this community out do themselves every time and that makes us proud,” said Bullhead City Police Department Chief Brian Williamson.

A candlelight vigil for Jeremy Duncan is scheduled for 7:00pm MST on Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 at Rotary Park, located at 2315 Balboa Drive, near Riverview Drive, in Bullhead City, Arizona.

People planning to attend the candlelight vigil are encouraged to wear blue in remembrance of Jeremy Duncan.

The Bullhead City Police Department and the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the case and at this moment, authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding Jeremy Duncan’s death.

If you have any information regarding the case, please contact the Bullhead City Police Department at: 1 (928) 763-1999.

** ZachNews and everybody in the Colorado River Tri-State area sends our thoughts, prayers, and condolences to the family and friends of 8 year old Jeremy Duncan. **

Stay tuned to ZachNews for more news updates with more information regarding this new story.

Breaking News!!: Bullhead City, AZ: A male juvenile body was located in the Colorado River south of Rotary Park. 

Breaking News!!: Bullhead City, AZ: A male juvenile body was located in the Colorado River south of Rotary Park.

According to the Bullhead City Police Department, approximately 7:13am MST on Sunday, June 3rd, 2018, a body of a male juvenile was located in the Colorado River south of Rotary Park in Bullhead City, Arizona.

The male juvenile body matching the description of a missing boy, 8 year old Jeremy Duncan who went missing on Saturday.

Bullhead City Police Department is on scene along with the Mohave County Sheriff’s Department.

Bullhead City Police Department Chief Brian Williamson will provide an updated briefing in the Bullhead City Council Chambers at 10:00am MST.

Despite an online blog report, officials with the Bullhead City Police Department said Bullhead City Police Department Chief Brian Williamson hasn’t spoken yet or made any news briefing earlier, other then the one coming up inside the Bullhead City Council Chamber.

The Bullhead City Police Department is asking the public to wait until the official briefing by Bullhead City Police Department Chief Brian Williamson that will start at 10:00am MST.

Breaking News!!: Bullhead City, AZ: Video: Bullhead City Police Department briefs public regarding missing Jeremy Duncan.

Breaking News!!: Bullhead City, AZ: Video: Bullhead City Police Department briefs public regarding missing Jeremy Duncan.

Bullhead City Police Department Chief Brian Williamson briefs the public earlier tonight regarding missing 8 year old Jeremy Duncan who went missing at 9:00am MST on Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 near his home along the 2000 block of White Sands Drive in Bullhead City, Arizona.

** More Information: **

https://zachnews.wordpress.com/2018/06/02/breaking-news-bullhead-city-az-search-for-missing-jeremy-duncan/

** Video from the Bullhead City on YouTube: **

Breaking News!!: Bullhead City, AZ: Search for missing Jeremy Duncan.

Breaking News!!: Bullhead City, AZ: Search for missing Jeremy Duncan.

According to the Bullhead City Police Department, 8 year old Jeremy Duncan went missing at 9:00am MST on Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 near his home along the 2000 block of White Sands Drive in Bullhead City, Arizona.

Jeremy Duncan (Seen In Picture) is being described as a white male juvenile, 8 years old, 4’, 63 pounds, brown eyes and curly brown hair.

Jeremy Duncan was last seen wearing neon green shorts with a stripe, no shirt and no shoes.

According to the Bullhead City Police Department, Jeremy Duncan is autistic – non-verbal.

At around 6:00pm MST, the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a multicolored Ford van last seen in the Bullhead City, Arizona area.

As of 8:00pm MST, the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office reports the van has been located and has been determined to not be involved in the missing child.

Bullhead City Police Department Chief Brian Williamson is asking residents to look around their properties to see if missing boy Jeremy Duncan is in your yard, in a shed, boat or car tonight.

If anybody has had any contact or knows about Jeremy Duncan’s whereabouts, please contact the Bullhead City Police Department at: 1 (928) 763-1999.

Officials with Bullhead City are saying that public safety agencies will continue the search throughout the night for Jeremy Duncan, and the Bullhead City will keep all park lights on overnight.

The Bullhead City Police Department is stopping all volunteer searches until morning on Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 for the safety of the public.

According to the Bullhead City Police Department, all volunteers are asked to report tomorrow at 7:00am MST to the Bullhead City Council Chambers located at 1255 Marina Blvd in Bullhead City, Arizona.

** Picture from the Bullhead City Police Department via ABC affiliate KNXV Channel 15: **

News Update!!: Fort Mohave, AZ: Brush fire contained.

News Update!!: Fort Mohave, AZ: Brush fire contained.

A brush fire that was burning near Corona Road, near Downey Road just west of Arizona State Route 95, in Fort Mohave, Arizona has been contained.

As of 9:21pm MST, the Mohave Valley Fire Department said that the fire is contained, and that crews will stay monitoring the fire all night tonight and tomorrow as well.

According to Fire Marshal Don Gibson with the Mohave Valley Fire Department, the fire is currently at 42 acres, and the fire is contained on all four sides.

There will be Crews working the fire throughout the night and tomorrow.

The brush fire started at around 2:00pm MST on Saturday, May 19th, 2018.

Timothy Terral contacted ZachNews about the brush fire, where the brush fire was burning, and sent in these are pictures of the brush fire.

Timothy Terral also sent into ZachNews this video from the brush fire.

According to Fire Marshal Don Gibson with the Mohave Valley Fire Department, the fire is burning of heavy brush, no structures threatened at this time, and the cause of the brush fire under investigation.

Firefighters from Mohave Valley Fire Department, Fort Mojave Mesa Fire Department, Bullhead City Fire Department, and Oatman Fire Department, and units responding from Bureau of Land Management in Kingman, Arizona responded to the brush fire.

Stay tuned to ZachNews for more news updates with more information regarding this news story.

** Pictures from Timothy Terral: **

Breaking News!!: Fort Mohave, AZ: Brush fire burning.

Breaking News!!: Fort Mohave, AZ: Brush fire burning.

There is a report of a brush fire is burning near Corona Road, near Downey Road just west of Arizona State Route 95, in Fort Mohave, Arizona.

The brush fire started at around 2:00pm MST on Saturday, May 19th, 2018.

Timothy Terral contacted ZachNews about the brush fire, where the brush fire was burning, and sent in these are pictures of the brush fire.

Timothy Terral also sent into ZachNews this video from the brush fire.

According to Fire Marshal Don Gibson with the Mohave Valley Fire Department, approximately 10 acres is burning of heavy brush, no structures threatened at this time, and the cause of the brush fire under investigation.

Firefighters from Mohave Valley Fire Department, Fort Mojave Mesa Fire Department, Bullhead City Fire Department, and Oatman Fire Department, and units responding from Bureau of Land Management in Kingman, Arizona are on scene of the brush fire.

Motorists may have some issues traveling along Aztec Road due to the smoke so we ask the public to please use caution.

The brush fire is slowly burning itself out as firefighters remain on scene in case of any flare ups.

** Pictures from Timothy Terral: **