In late April, Cottonwood detectives took a fraud report involving Old Town Association. During the investigation detectives learned 50 year-old, Traci Ann Koelzer was the Treasurer for OTA and is the suspect. The financial loss exceeds one hundred thousand dollars.
According to Cottonwood Police, it appears Koelzer became aware of the pending criminal investigation and fled the area. Her whereabouts are unknown at this time. However, Cottonwood Police report that they have established probable cause to arrest Koelzer for her alleged felony conduct and involvement in this investigation.
Authorities are seeking the public’s help in locating her. If you have information to Traci Ann Koelzer’s whereabouts consider contacting Silent Witness at 800-932-3232 or Cottonwood Police at 928-649-1397.