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Mohave 911: Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested a 14-year-old Dolan Springs boy Nov. 14 for burglary and trespassing, felonies. Deputies responded to a burglary report at a residence in the 15900 Don Nell Drive around 1 p.m. While they were investigating the burglary, they came across a second burglary in progress. The residence is next door to a mini storage business where deputies observed a lock that had been cut off one of the units and several unit doors had been pried open. The deputies spotted the boy near the units and he took off running. A short time later, they found him hiding inside a vehicle at a nearby residence. He was transported and booked into the Mohave County Juvenile Detention Center.

Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Jerry Lynn Adams, 48, of Kingman Nov. 16 for felony burglary and trafficking stolen property. Deputies responded to a burglary report at a business located in the 2300 block of Northern Avenue Monday and contacted the reporting party, who said two air compressors were stolen from the business. The owner said that a business associate informed him that a male subject was trying to sell an air compressor which was similar to his that were stolen. Investigations determined that one of the air compressors was sold to a business and the second air compressor was at a residence in the 3500 block of Northfield Avenue. Deputies responded to the residence on Northfield and saw a large air compressor under a blanket on the property. The owner came to the property and identified the air compressor as his. Deputies were able to determined that Adams and a second male subject were involved. Deputies attempted to locate Adams without success. Approximately 3:35 p.m., Adams responded to the Sheriff's Office, where he reportedly admitted to taking the air compressors the morning of Nov. 14 with another male subject. Adams was arrested without incident, transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail. The case remains active.