Another ‘boom’ heard in Prescott and Yavapai County region

The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office has received reports of another loud noise on Tuesday evening, Feb. 18.

At about 7:50 p.m., YCSO and Prescott Police dispatchers received several calls regarding a loud booming noise in Prescott and the vicinity. There was no clear indication as to the source of the noise.

According to a Facebook post by YCSO, most calls came from the south and west portions of the county. YCSO said it would continue to monitor the situation.

Residents throughout the county also reported hearing loud booming sounds early Sunday morning, Feb. 16. Meteorite professionals later released data and video showing that a meteor found its way into Arizona.

Watch for continuing coverage as information becomes available.

See Related Stories

Meteorite hunters scouring Yavapai County

Unidentified 'boom' in Prescott heard as far away as Phoenix, meteorite hunter investigating

— Information provided by the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office.

Donate Report a Typo Contact