Mohave 911 - 05/24/06

Crimes and Fires - 05/24/06

FORT MOHAVE – Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Travis Nicolai Tsosie, 21, of Kingman early Monday on a felony trespassing warrant and misdemeanor failure to appear warrant, both issued by Bullhead City Justice Court.

About 2:41 a.m., deputies stopped a vehicle in the 7000 block of Highway 95, a news release from the MCSO stated.

A records check on Tsosie turned up the warrants. He was booked into the Mohave County District II Substation.

DOLAN SPRINGS – A two-vehicle accident early Wednesday claimed the life of a White Hills woman.

About 4:48 a.m., emergency units responded to milepost 28 on U.S. 93, a news release from the Arizona Department of Public Safety stated.

Elizabeth Flanders, 44, was driving a GMC Envoy that collided with a 1994 Honda driven by Alberto Gomez, 33, of Phoenix. Gomez and his passenger, Mario Hernandez, 24, of Phoenix were not injured.

Flanders was airlifted to University Medical Center in Las Vegas, where she died later in the day.

The investigation is on-going and charges pending.

KINGMAN – Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Timothy Laine Morgan, 44, of Kingman on Monday night on a felony drug paraphernalia violation warrant and misdemeanor failure to pay fines warrant from Kingman Municipal Court, plus misdemeanor warrants out of Kingman Justice Court for criminal damage and three counts of failure to pay fines.

About 10:56 p.m., deputies contacted two people sitting in a parked vehicle in the 3000 block of Jagerson Avenue. A records check on Morgan, one of the two subjects, turned up the multiple warrants, a news release from the MCSO stated.

Morgan was booked into Mohave County Jail.

KINGMAN – Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Steven Michael Short, 18, of Golden Valley early Tuesday on a felony charge of aggravated assault/domestic violence.

About 2:25 a.m., deputies responded to Kingman Regional Medical Center in reference to an alleged assault earlier in the 3400 block of Mayer Road, a news release from the MCSO stated.

Deputies spoke with Short’s brother and the 19-year-old female victim about the incident. They then went to the residence but could not locate Short.

About 5:15 a.m., deputies returned to the residence, contacted Short and questioned him. He then was arrested and booked into Mohave County Jail.

KINGMAN – A downed power line and fire in an old building kept Kingman firefighters busy Tuesday.

Two engines and eight personnel responded to a hardware business in the 4500 block of Stockton Hill Road, where a canopy from a patio set blew up into a power line, causing it to short and fall across a forklift, Battalion Chief Greg Duncan said.

No injuries were reported.

A spokesman from UniSource Energy Services could not be contacted this morning for information on the extent of damage, how widespread a power outage it caused or its duration.

About 5 p.m., firefighters responded to the old county annex building on Beale Street that formerly housed the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office.

Some papers had been set afire, causing slight damage to one room in the building. The fire is deemed suspicious and an arson investigation is under way, Duncan said.

A spokesman from the Kingman Police Department could not be contacted this morning for further information.