Day 8 of Catch 22


Joel Hughes is the featured fugitive for Day Eight of the Yavapai Silent Witness Catch 22 Program. In March of 2021, Hughes was pulled over by the Department of Public Safety and provided false information to the trooper. A K-9 then alerted to Hughes’ vehicle, leading to his arrest for possession of a controlled substance, drug paraphernalia, providing false information to a law enforcement officer, and forgery.

Hughes had been placed on probation but has violated the terms and conditions of his probation. Hughes is 32 years old, 5’7″ tall, weighs 220 pounds, and has multiple tattoos on his arms. He has prior addresses in Mayer and in Sun City, California.

If you provide information leading to the arrest of Hughes, you could earn a $1,000 cash reward. To earn your reward, you must call Yavapai Silent Witness at 1-800-932-3232 or submit a tip at Remember, with Silent Witness, you never have to give your name.