4/23/2012 6:00:00 AM Mohave 911: Monday, April 23, 2012
Kingman Police arrested three teens Tuesday on felony charges of possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of prescription-only drugs. The three teens and several others were in a vehicle stopped for a traffic offense around 7:40 p.m. in the 2500 block of E. Andy Devine Avenue. Officers said they immediately smelled the odor of burnt marijuana after pulling the car over. A subsequent search reportedly found marijuana and prescription drugs. One of the three teens arrested had a probation violation warrant and was booked into the Mohave County Juvenile Detention. The others were released to parents or guardians. The vehicle was towed and impounded for 30 days.
Mohave County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a deceased woman on an Amtrak Train outside of Yucca early Wednesday morning. Deputies responded around 1:30 a.m. to railroad marker 540.2, near Interstate 40 and the Proving Ground exit. Upon arrival, deputies contacted the Amtrak Conductor, who said that a female passenger may have suffered a heart attack. Fellow passengers conducted CPR until Yucca Fire Department and River Medical personnel responded and took over treatment. Efforts to save the woman, however, were unsuccessful and she was pronounced deceased. During the investigation it was determined that Teri Denise Thompson, 60, of Buena Park, California, died of natural causes. Thompson reportedly boarded the train with her daughter and was headed from Kingman to Los Angeles.
Kingman Police arrested Peter Louis Bacon, 28 of Kingman, Wednesday on felony charges of possession of dangerous drugs, possession of dangerous drugs for sale and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bacon was the driver of a car stopped around 9:40 a.m. on Ft. Beale Road for a speeding violation. Just before coming to a stop, the officer said he observed Bacon toss an object out of the car window. Bacon was detained, and the officer reportedly located the bag and confirmed that it contained methamphetamine package for individual sale. Bacon was arrested and booked into the Mohave County Jail.
Mohave County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report at the Mohave County Jail early Thursday morning due to an inmate causing damage. A detention officer reported that inmate Dylan Wayne Helbert, 18, of Lake Havasu City, damaged a fire sprinkler inside his cell around 2:40 a.m. Deputies contacted Helbert, who reportedly said he broke the sprinkler because he was bored. Helbert was charged with jail destruction/injury to jail, a felony.