Homicide Suspect Arrested In Heber


Acting on information received from sources, Navajo County Sheriff’s deputies arrested homicide suspect Guy Gibson in Heber on Tuesday.

Gibson is wanted by the Phoenix Police Department in connection to a 2008 home invasion and armed robbery where a homicide occurred.

Deputies received information that Gibson was driving to Phoenix through Heber/Overgaard.

On Tuesday, deputies spotted a vehicle associated with Gibson in Heber and through a traffic stop found Gibson riding as a passenger. Gibson was taken into custody without incident and held for Phoenix Police Department Detectives who arrived in Show Low where Gibson was transported for questioning.

Gibson was booked into the Navajo County Jail on charges of first-degree homicide, aggravated robbery and burglary stemming from the 2008 case.

The sheriff’s office encourages those with information to please call (928) 524-4050 or WETIP at (800) 78-CRIME.


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