On April 10, 2018 at approximately 12:40 PM Prescott Police Officers responded to the YRMC Emergency Room, 1003 Willow Creek Road after receiving a report of a male victim with several injuries.
Detectives interviewed the victim and learned he was visiting a friend at her residence in the 1200 Block of Lago Vista Drive, in Prescott. The friend was identified as 42 year old Shammarie Jones. While at the residence visiting with Jones, her ex-husband, 44 year old Daniel Jones or Prescott, arrived. After a short time, an altercation between Daniel Jones and the victim began, and the victim was stabbed.
Later in the investigation as Detectives were about to execute the search warrant at the crime scene, a vehicle thought to be occupied by Daniel Jones, drove by. A traffic stop was conducted and Daniel Jones and Shammarie Jones were detained and later arrested. During the course of the investigation dangerous drugs and drug paraphernalia were found in the vehicle.
Daniel Jones was later booked into the Yavapai County Jail for Aggravated Assault, Aggravated Harassment, Possession of Dangerous Drugs and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Shammarie Jones was also booked for Possession of Dangerous Drugs, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and three outstanding arrest warrants.
The victim was treated for his injuries and later released from the hospital.