Mohave County Sheriff's deputies responded to an injury accident involving a quad approximately 10 miles east of Highway 93 around 6:44 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28. A 50-year-old Golden Valley man was riding his quad on Big Wash Road when he rolled the vehicle and broke his ankle. The man was transported by River Medical to Kingman Regional Medical Center, where he was treated and released. Alcohol is not a factor in this investigation.
Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Gavin Patrick Vanderbeck, 21, and Latecia Tubbs, 18, both of Kingman Monday, Aug. 30. Vanderbeck was arrested for possession of narcotic drugs, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, felonies. Tubbs was arrested for possession of narcotic drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia, also felonies. Deputies reportedly observed a vehicle traveling recklessly in the area of Rusty Spur and Famoso Drive around 10:25 p.m. The vehicle was speeding and running through stop signs. Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Famoso Drive at Double O Drive and detained the driver, identified as Vanderbeck. A search of Vanderbeck allegedly revealed a plastic bag containing a small chunk of a sticky substance, which field-tested for heroin. Deputies had the passenger, identified as Tubbs, exit the vehicle. A search of the vehicle also allegedly revealed a plastic bag containing marijuana, a razor blade and two scales. The marijuana weighed approximately 2.93 ounces. Located on the passenger floorboard was a purse belonging to Tubbs. Deputies reportedly found Tubbs to be in possession of a plastic bag containing a black sticky substance, which field-tested for heroin. Both were arrested without incident, transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail. The vehicle was towed from the scene.
Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Helen Dawn Gilvarry, 30, of Golden Valley Tuesday, Aug. 31, on a felony warrant on two charges of theft of means of transportation issued by Mohave County Superior Court and a misdemeanor warrant for failure to pay fines issued by Kingman Justice Court on original charges of possession of drug paraphernalia. Deputies responded to a residence in the 1800 block of Eloy Road around 12:52 p.m. in reference to a wanted felon identified as Gilvarry. Upon arrival, deputies observed Gilvarry sitting on the porch of the residence. She reportedly started running after she observed the patrol unit. A short time later, Gilvarry was located inside a shed near the property. She was arrested without further incident, transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail.