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MCSO intercedes when alcohol revives old grudge


Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Debra Lee Thompson, 57, of Kingman Wednesday on a felony charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon-dangerous instrument per domestic violence.

Deputies responded to a domestic violence call at a home in the 4000 block of North Shadow Road. The caller, 57, told deputies that his wife "started an argument regarding an incident that happened over eight years ago."

The man told deputies that Thompson struck him repeatedly and he began to block her strikes.

That's when Thompson allegedly grabbed a crutch from a closet and struck the man in the forearm.

The man told deputies that "he was tired of taking it" when he grabbed the crutch from her hands. Pulled off balance, the woman reportedly fell and struck her head on the kitchen nook.

When he went to check on her, the victim said the woman bit his hand.

Thompson was intoxicated, according to deputies. She allegedly acknowledged hitting the man with a crutch and biting his hand. She was taken into custody without incident.



Warrant leads to meth bust

On July 11, Kingman Police officers arrested Tammy Keillor Carter, 54, of Kingman on felony charges of possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia and a misdemeanor contempt of court warrant issued by an unspecified court.

Deputies spotted Carter in the 400 block of Beale Street at about 10:40 a.m. and conducted a field interview. A record check revealed the warrant and a search allegedly revealed she had methamphetamine and paraphernalia.

She was taken into custody without incident.



Not smart at Walmart

On July 11, Kingman Police officers arrested Chantell Leona Tisdale, 26, of Kingman on a felony charge of organized retail theft and a misdemeanor count of shoplifting.

Officers responded to a business in the 3300 block of Stockton Hill Road at about 8:50 a.m. regarding a fraudulent return allegedly committed by Tisdale, who has an apparent history of stealing from Walmart.

Officers discovered Tisdale took about $37 worth of merchandise off store shelves and took them to Customer Service to "return" them.

Store personnel said Tisdale was suspected in a July 5 shoplifting incident from the store, with surveillance video showed her allegedly walk out without paying for an air conditioning unit valued at about $135.

She was taken into custody without incident.



Probation revoked?

On July 10, Kingman Police officers arrested Sean Patrick Gorham, 41, and Cristina Ester Mattes, 39, both of Kingman. Gorham was arrested on felony charges of possession of a dangerous drug, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana. Mattes was charged with felony possession of drug paraphernalia.

Police officers responded to a home in the 3200 block of Yavapai Street to assist Mohave County Probation officers who allegedly located drugs in the home.

Officers took the pair into custody and searches allegedly revealed Gorham was in possession of methamphetamine, marijuana and paraphernalia and Mattes was in possession of paraphernalia.

They were taken into custody without incident.



Serial thief

On July 13, Kingman Police officers arrested a male juvenile, 17, of Kingman, on a charge of felony shoplifting.

Officers responded to Walmart regarding a shoplifting incident that allegedly occurred the night before, when the boy reportedly stole a bottle of soda and a bottle of alcohol.

Officers arrested the boy at about 2 p.m. after he returned to the store.

He was taken to Mohave County Juvenile Detention without incident.



Surrendered

On July 12, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Christopher Shawn Lenzi, 20, of Kingman on a felony warrant for possession of narcotics issued by Greenlee County Superior Court.

Lenzi surrendered at the Mohave County Sheriff's Office at about 12:30 p.m. and was taken into custody without incident once a record check revealed the active warrant.



Unauthorized tenant

On July 14, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Chad Brent Hanna, 24, of Kingman on felony charges possession of dangerous drugs, possession of marijuana and two charges of possession of drug paraphernalia. Hanna was also had two misdemeanor probation violation warrants issued by Kingman Municipal Court.

Deputies contacted Hanna and another man in front of an abandoned home in the 3000 block of Devlin Avenue at about 7 a.m.

Hanna reportedly told deputies his grandfather allowed him to stay in the home.

A record check revealed the warrants and Hanna was taken into custody without incident. A search allegedly revealed two pipes, one with white residue and one with burnt marijuana residue, and a pill identified as a dangerous drug.

Deputies contacted Hanna's grandfather, who said Hanna did not have his permission to be at the home. He declined to press charges.



Heroin, paraphernalia

On Thursday, Kingman Police officers arrested Samson R. Hanes, 25, Keith C. Barron, 21, Travis R. Davis, 20 and Joseph S. Kjelgaard, 25, all of Kingman.

Officers responded to a report of suspicious activity at a convenience store in the 3400 block of Andy Devine Avenue at 1 a.m.

The four men were reportedly inside an SUV and Hanes and Davis allegedly provided officers with false names.

Officers eventually learned their names and a record check revealed there was a misdemeanor warrant for Hanes' arrested issued by Kingman Municipal Court. A search allegedly revealed he was in possession of heroin.

A search of the vehicle allegedly turned up assorted drug paraphernalia.

The four men were charged with felony possession of drug paraphernalia.

Davis and Hanes were also charged with providing false information. Hanes was additional charged with possession of narcotics.



Meth-induced behavior?

On Wednesday, Kingman Police officers arrested Bethelyn Ann Early, 51, of Colorado Springs, Colo., on felony charges of possession of dangerous drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia and misconduct with a weapon.

Officers responded to a disturbance at Lewis Kingman Park in the 2200 block of Andy Devine Avenue at about 8:30 a.m.

Officers reportedly watched Early driving and talking to people in the park and that she appeared to be irrational and confused.

Officers allegedly discovered methamphetamine and a loaded handgun in her vehicle.

Police believe drug use caused her behavior.



Meth, pot

On Friday, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Terrence Edward Koenigshof, 41, of Kingman on felony charges of possession of dangerous drugs, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia, along with a misdemeanor charge of driving on a suspended license.

Deputies pulled over Koenigshof at Suffock Avenue and Roosevelt Street at about 2:50 a.m.

A record check revealed Koenigshof's license was suspended. An inventory search allegedly revealed a plastic bag containing a white crystal substance and a plastic bag containing marijuana, and a glass pipe with white residue.

Koenigshof was taken into custody without incident.



Fugitive

On July 16, Mohave Count Sheriff's deputies arrested Katherine Allen, 44, of Kingman on a felony fugitive from justice warrant issued out of Las Vegas.

Deputies stopped her in the 2500 block of John L Avenue at about 1:50 p.m. and a record check revealed the warrant.

Allen was taken into custody without incident.



Warrants trifecta

On Thursday, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested David Joe Concepcion, 38, of Kingman on a felony probation violation warrant issued by Mohave County Superior Court, misdemeanor shoplifting and failure to pay fines warrants issued by Kingman Municipal Court and a failure to pay fines warrant issued by Kingman Justice Court.

Deputies contacted Concepcion at a residence in the 2700 block of Neal Avenue regarding an unrelated incident at about 10 p.m. A record check revealed the warrants. Concepcion was taken into custody without incident.



Paraphernalia

On July 16, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Cody Bryan Piotrowski, 27, a transient, and Brittney Irene Franz, 22, of Kingman on two felony counts of possession of drug paraphernalia.

Deputies stopped the pair on Potter Avenue at College Drive at about 10 a.m. The pair reportedly consented to a vehicle search, which allegedly revealed a tin canister containing marijuana residue, a pen tube located inside a green tube containing a brown sticky residue and a scale with marijuana residue.

They were taken into custody without incident.




 

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