Treatment continues for Safford man who threatened health-care worker

SAFFORD – Safford Police transported a man to Sierra Vista Medical Center after the man reportedly threatened to kill staff at a local addiction treatment facility.

Officers were called to Community Partners Integrated Healthcare when the man, identified as Billy Henderson, reportedly threatened to kill a member of the staff.

Henderson left the facility before the officer arrived, but the officer later located Henderson walking behind the bowling alley. He was handcuffed and the officer obtained a court order to transport Henderson to a Sierra Vista facility for further treatment.