KNAU's Morning Rundown: Tuesday, June 8

Jun 8, 2021
U.S. Forest Service, Coconino National Forest

It’s Tuesday, June 8.  A Red Flag Warning remains in effect for northern Mohave County, according to the National Weather Service. Regional winds are expected to pick up Thursday with gusts reaching up to 40 mph; forecasters say the dry conditions can lead to a heightened risk of wildfire.

Slate Fire Grows, Prompts Highway Closure

Yavapai County Sheriff's Office

Authorities say a man in the Village of Oak Creek stole a car while it was running outside a convenience store before setting several small fires. 

Flagstaff Police Department

Flagstaff Police say they arrested a man in connection with a recent arson investigation at the Walmart on Huntington Drive.

Flagstaff Police Investigating Possible Arson At Walmart

Oct 21, 2019

Authorities in Flagstaff are investigating a possible arson at a Walmart store, which will remain closed until further notice because of severe fire and water damage.

Barksdale Nephew To Plead Guilty To Arson In Tucson Case

Sep 16, 2019
Pima County Sheriff's Office

A man accused of setting fire to the Tucson home of an alleged murder victim has agreed to plead guilty to arson charges.