KINGMAN - Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Maurice Renee Thomas, 45, of Golden Valley Friday morning for felony possession of marijuana and felony possession of drug paraphernalia. Deputies observed a vehicle speeding at 73 miles per hour in a posted 55 mph zone on Highway 68 and conducted a traffic stop around 11:40 a.m. They contacted Thomas, the driver, and immediately detected an odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. Deputies questioned Thomas and he said that he smoked some marijuana. Deputies further questioned Thomas and he indicated that there were a couple roaches in the ashtray and a pipe in the change tray. Deputies located four smoked marijuana cigarettes and a pipe with marijuana in the bowl. Thomas was arrested without incident. He was transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail. The vehicle was towed from the scene. Thomas was also cited for speeding.
KINGMAN - Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Ronnie Burt Schlecht, 53, of Kingman Friday for DUI, DUI with a blood alcohol concentration over .08%, extreme DUI with a blood alcohol concentration over .15% and extreme DUI with a blood alcohol concentration over .20%. Deputies observed a vehicle speeding approximately 65 miles per hour in a posted 35 mph zone on Stockton Hill Road around 6:44 p.m. Deputies conducted a traffic stop northbound on Stockton Hill Road at milepost 10 and contacted Schlecht, the driver. Deputies smelled an odor of alcohol coming from the vehicle. During conversations with Schlecht, he admitted to drinking three beers. Following the field sobriety tests, Schlecht was arrested and transported to the Mohave County Sheriff's Office where an analysis revealed his blood alcohol concentration to be .232 percent. He was transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail without incident. The vehicle was towed from the scene.
KINGMAN - Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Nathaniel Adam Carr, 27, of Golden Valley Friday evening for felony burglary and felony theft. Deputies responded to a delayed theft report at a residence in the 5200 block of Earl Drive around 4:52 p.m. and contacted the 49-year-old female victim. The victim said that she was letting Carr, a friend of her son's, stay on her property in a motor home. The victim further said that Carr is not allowed in her house without her permission. The victim reported that when she returned home Thursday cash, hand tools, a cordless drill and manila envelopes were missing. The victim said that Carr denied taking the items. The victim said that she told Carr to leave her property. Earlier that afternoon, at about 2:15 p.m., deputies contacted Carr in his parked motor home on Verde Road, north of Aqua Fria Drive. A records check showed Carr to have a failure to pay fines misdemeanor warrant issued by Kingman Justice Court on Nov. 13. Carr was arrested, transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail without incident. The theft investigation continued, as deputies searched Carr's motor home. The search revealed miscellaneous tools, a cordless drill and manila envelopes. Deputies contacted Carr at the jail and charged him with the theft.