Today the Cottonwood Police Department is looking for Traci Ann Koelzer on Fraud charges. In the latter part of April 2018, Cottonwood detectives investigated an incident involving the Old Town Association (OTA). During the investigation, detectives learned 50-year-old, Traci Ann Koelzer was the Treasurer for the OTA and defrauded the organization of more than one hundred thousand dollars. Koelzer became aware of her charges and is believed to have left the Cottonwood area.
Koelzer is wanted on two warrants. The first is for Fraud Schemes and Theft with nationwide extradition and a $50,000 bond. The second is for a probation violation stemming from an Extreme DUI with nationwide extradition and an $850 bond.
Koelzer is described as a 51 year old white female, 5 feet 7 inches tall, 117 pounds with brown (sometimes blond) hair and blue eyes.
If you have information that leads to the arrest of #10 of “Catch 22”, you could earn a $500.00 cash reward. In order to qualify for a reward, you must call Yavapai Silent Witness at 1-800-932-3232 with your information or submit a tip at yavapaisw.com. Remember, you never have to give your name.
Citizens can contact the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office with information or questions at 928-771-3260
or the YCSO website: www.ycsoaz.gov