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Two Arizona Residents Arrested for 2015 California Murder


September 26, 2016

SELIGMAN, Arizona – On Friday, September 23, arrested Dale Brewster (age 45) and Debbie Harris (age 48) both of Kingman for the murder of Allan Rick Godfrey (age 39 of Phelan, Calif). Earlier in the day homicide detectives had located Brewster and Harris in Seligman. There they met with Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies and arrested Brewster and Harris at a motel in the 22200 block of West Old Highway 66, Seligman for PC 187-Murder. They were booked at the Prescott Jail in Arizona with bail set at $1,000,000.

Allan Godfrey lived on the Brewster and Harris’ property in Phelan. On Saturday, April 18, 2015, at 8:00 a.m., Brewster called the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, Phelan Station and reported he had been in a physical fight with Godfrey on Friday, April 17, 2015. Deputies from the Phelan Station responded and interviewed Brewster. Brewster described the fight and told deputies that Godfrey ran from the property after the fight.

On Saturday, April 18, 2015, at 9:00 p.m., Godfrey’s family reported him missing and filed a report. Detectives from the Phelan Station conducted the missing person investigation. On December 8, 2015, a body was found in a shallow grave in Llano, Los Angeles County. On March 7, 2016, the body was identified as Godfrey. After positive identification was made, detectives from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, Homicide Detail had assumed the investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact Detective Tina Kirby or Sergeant Greg Myler at (909) 387-3589.

Persons charged with a crime are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at www.wetip.com.

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