Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Richard Allan Prunty, 18, of Kingman and Cathy Ann Prunty, 40, of White Hills Saturday, Dec. 18. Richard Prunty was arrested for felony theft of means of transportation and theft of an automobile. Cathy Prunty was arrested on two counts of felony possession of drug paraphernalia and knowingly being a passenger in a stolen vehicle. Deputies observed a light colored Saturn passenger vehicle traveling without a visible license plate that resembled a stolen car reported to Kingman Police Department. Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Gordon Drive near Bond Street around 8 p.m. and contacted Richard Prunty, the driver. During conversations with Richard Prunty, he reportedly admitted that the vehicle was stolen. He was arrested without incident. A computer check on the vehicle identification number showed the vehicle was reported stolen earlier that morning. Deputies contacted the passenger, identified as Cathy Prunty. She was allegedly found to be in possession of two glass pipes. During conversations with Cathy Prunty, she reportedly said that her son, Richard, told her the vehicle was stolen. She was then also arrested without incident. They were transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail.
Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Jason Allen Fuemmeler and Justin Ray Koyle, both 30 and of Kingman Monday, Dec. 20, for felony burglary and possession of burglary tools. While deputies were patrolling an area of new developed homes that have been vandalized in the 5300 block of Eagle View around 5 p.m., they observed a parked black SUV in a garage. Deputies had exited their patrol unit and were approaching the vehicle when two male subjects jumped inside. Deputies immediately detained the subjects, identified as Fuemmeler and Koyle. The deputies reportedly observed loose copper wire in the back of the vehicle and an open tool box. They also noticed damage to the home where copper wire had been removed. Fuemmeler and Koyle were arrested without incident. A search of Fuemmeler allegedly found a pair of needle-nose pliers and a utility knife. Both subjects were transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail. The vehicle was towed from the scene.