Contact: Alfonso Zavala, Lt. Darren Simmons, or Deputy Roxanne Meyer
Phone: (928) 783-4427


3:00 PM, November 7, 2013

Level 2 Sex Offender Community Notification
Convicted Sex Offender Has New Address in Yuma County


New Address: Area of 4th Avenue and W. County 22nd Street - Somerton, AZ 85350

The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office would like to notify the community that Jose Antonio Zazueta, 40, is now residing in the area of 4th Avenue and W. County 22nd Street, Somerton, Arizona. He is described as 5 feet, 11 inches tall, 200 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.   

On December 18, 1995, Zazueta was arrested by the Metro-Dade Police Department while in Miami Beach, Florida, for sexually assaulting a 16 year old female victim. On May 29, 1996, he was convicted by the Florida 11th Circuit Court of Sexual Battery and he was sentenced to 5 years probation.

On May 1, 2001, his probation was revoked for absconding to Arizona. He was extradited back to Florida and served 1 year in the Department of Corrections.

Zazueta is a level 2 sex offender.

Jose Antonio Zazueta

Offenders are categorized in three levels. Level 1 is a low risk to reoffend, Level 2 an intermediate risk and Level 3 a high risk.

Information Released By: C. McGuire