Thursday 6/14

KINGMAN - Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Brent Kyle Johnson, 28, of Kingman on Tuesday night on felony charges of sexual conduct with a minor and unlawful means of transportation.

About 10:37 p.m., deputies contacted a 26-year-old female, who reported her red Nissan Altima had been stolen earlier in the day, a news release from the MCSO stated. She reported being contacted by a friend, who said the vehicle was parked at a motel in the 3200 block of Andy Devine Avenue. Deputies went to the location and confirmed it was the stolen vehicle.

After determining which room the vehicle's occupants were in, deputies got permission from motel staff to enter the room, where they found Johnson and a 17-year-old female.

The female was questioned before being released to her parents.

Johnson was booked into Mohave County Jail. The Nissan was returned to its owner.