Update: Following a tip from an unnamed source, Cody Wilkins, 22, was arrested for 2 counts of Theft of Services on Friday, May 10. He was located in Chino Valley and remains in-custody ---- The female passenger has been identified and the investigation into her involvement, if any, is ongoing.
The Yavapai County Sheriff's Office is seeking the identity and whereabouts of two suspects who have stolen gas on two occasions from the "Pink Store," 23310 Highway 89 in Paulden. The thefts occurred on April 24 with a loss of $ 65.00, and May 8 with a loss of $72.00 in gas. In both cases, the male suspect was able to pump gas prior to payment and flee. In one of the thefts, a female accomplice entered the store to purchase a drink while the male suspect pumped gas.
The suspect vehicle is described as 1990's maroon Chevy pick-up with an extended cab and no tailgate. The male suspect is in his mid to late 20's with dark hair, high forehead, wearing black rimmed glasses. The female is in her late teens or early 20's with red hair.
If anyone has information regarding these suspects, please call YCSO at 928-771-3260 or Yavapai Silent Witness at 1800-932-3232. Remember, with Silent Witness you never are required to give your name. Refer to case number 13-013370.
Citizens can contact the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office with information or questions at 928-771-3260 or the YCSO website: www.ycsoaz.gov