Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Joseph Edmund Tyree, 57, of Kingman May 6 on one count of possession of marijuana and four counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, felonies, along with three outstanding warrants. Deputies were dispatched around 8 p.m. to the 2000 block of John L Avenue in reference to a male subject wearing jeans and a cowboy hat looking into yards. Upon arrival, deputies contacted a male subject matching that description in a front yard. The male subject identified himself as Tyree. A records check showed Tyree to have two failure to pay fines warrants and a failure to appear warrant all issued by Kingman Justice Court. Tyree was arrested without incident. Deputies reportedly found Tyree to be in possession of a partially smoked marijuana cigarette, a plastic bag containing marijuana, a syringe and two plastic bags containing a white crystal substance. He was transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail.
Kingman Police arrested Patrick Johnson-Jette, 30, of Kingman Tuesday on felony charges of possession of dangerous drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia and misdemeanor driving on a suspended license. Jette was the driver of a car stopped for a speeding violation in the 3500 block of Stockton Hill Road around 1:15 p.m. Police said it was discovered that Jette's license was suspended. Jette was allegedly found to be in possession of methamphetamine while he was being arrested. He was booked into the Mohave County Jail.
Mohave County Sheriff's deputies responded around 2:30 p.m. Thursday to an accident that occurred on Oatman Highway at about milepost 29 in the area of Sitgreaves Pass. The driver of a 1993 Buick vehicle was traveling westbound on Oatman Highway when the car went off the cliff, according to the Sheriff's Office. Investigations determined the vehicle went off the right side of the road and traveled approximately 150 feet before coming to a rest near a pipeline. Oatman Fire Department and Mohave Fire Department personnel responded. The 27-year-old female driver was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.