Mohave County Sheriff's deputies responded Aug. 16 to a report at the Mohave County Jail of an inmate assaulting another inmate. The detention officer reported that inmate Danny Michael McPheeters, 53, of Kingman, assaulted another inmate, a 42-year-old man. The victim reported that McPheeters walked into his cell and punched him in the face. Deputies observed a swollen lip and bumps on the victim's forehead. During conversations with McPheeters, he allegedly admitted to hitting the victim after the victim scratched him. McPheeters was charged with misdemeanor assault.
Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of criminal damage at the county jail Sunday. A detention officer reported that Rebecca Suzanne Abarca, 23, of Kingman broke a sprinkler in her cell. Deputies charged her with felony jail destruction/injury to jail.