Jul 21, 2014 6:41 PM by Faye DeHoff
SPRING VALLEY - A Yavapai County family is seeking the return of a memorial highway cross taken on Friday, July 18.
The family of Ayeesha Day reported the theft of the cross from Highway 69, milepost 264, near Spring Valley, Arizona. Ayeesha was killed following an accident at the location in
January. She was 16-years old at the time.
The brass cross was constructed by students at Mayer High School and displays Ayeesha's name, birthdate and date of death. The cross is about three feet tall and two feet wide and was taken sometime between the 15th and 18th of July.
The family would greatly appreciate any help from the public regarding the whereabouts of the cross. Information can be provided directly to Sheriff's Office at 928-771-3260 or anonymously to Yavapai Silent Witness at 1800-932-3232. Refer to case number 14-025533.