Mohave 911: Wednesday, March 25, 2009

KINGMAN - Kingman Police officers arrested Michael Lee Riehle, 27, of Kingman Sunday on a fugitive from justice warrant from Cripple Creek, Colo. Riehle was taken into custody at a home in the 1800 block of Pico Street and booked into the county jail. He will be extradited back to Colorado.

GOLDEN VALLEY - Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested seven illegal immigrants Monday morning. Dispatch was informed of several suspicious subjects hiding under a bridge on Highway 68. At 8:45 a.m., deputies responded to a bridge off of Highway 68. Deputies observed a Ford Expedition and a Chevy Suburban traveling east on the shoulder of the highway. Deputies stopped both vehicles at Aztec Road and contacted six subjects in the Ford Expedition and one subject in the Chevy Suburban. With the assistance of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, all seven subjects were determined to be illegal immigrants. The seven subjects were taken into custody and transported to the Mohave County Jail where Border Patrol will later take them into custody. The vehicles were towed from the scene.

KINGMAN - The Arizona Department of Public Safety responded to a one-vehicle rollover accident Friday afternoon in the northbound lanes of U.S. 93 near milepost 38, about 40 miles north of Kingman. Brandon Leland, 19, of Queen Creek was traveling northbound in a Toyota Celica when, for an unknown reason, he lost control of the vehicle, which caused it to swerve into the median. The vehicle rolled over upon entering the median, and Leland, the sole occupant of the vehicle, was ejected. He was not wearing a safety restraint at the time of the collision and was pronounced dead at the scene due to the injuries. The collision investigation is still ongoing. It is unknown if alcohol or drugs may have been a factor in the accident.