Eight more alleged pot haulers indicted in Mohave County

Local law enforcement has made multiple arrests involving alleged pot smugglers. The Mohave County Grand Jury indicted eight of them last week, after indicting several others the week before. At left, one of the largest seizures involved this 67-pound haul in November. (MCSO/Courtesy)

Local law enforcement has made multiple arrests involving alleged pot smugglers. The Mohave County Grand Jury indicted eight of them last week, after indicting several others the week before. At left, one of the largest seizures involved this 67-pound haul in November. (MCSO/Courtesy)

KINGMAN - Once again, the Mohave County Grand Jury's focus was on alleged transporters of marijuana.

Eight people, all from out of state, were indicted in five cases on felony counts of transportation of marijuana for sale (more than two pounds) and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Law enforcement pulled over the majority of them on Interstate 40 as it snakes through Kingman. Most of them were coming from California.

Judge Billy Sipe will arraign Raul Pablo Chapa and Joshua Lee Flores at 8:30 a.m. Thursday; Steven Edward Taylor, also on Thursday, and Javier Cortez-Lopez and Ma Elena Mota De Leon, in a third case, also on Thursday.

Judge Steven Conn will arraign John R. Drouillard and Mary Jo Lotozynski at 8:30 a.m. Monday.

Judge Lee Jantzen will arraign Felix Alonzo Perez at 8:30 a.m. Dec. 29.

The grand jury also indicted:

• Antonio Salinas-Rodriguez and Jose Ramirez-Cruz: Theft of means of transportation, unlawful use of means of transportation, possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Jantzen will arraign them at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.

• Linda Kay Klamrowski: Production of marijuana (less than two pounds), possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Jantzen will arraign her at 8:30 a.m. Dec. 29.

• Dakota Adam Flynn: Forgery and misdemeanor theft.

Conn will arraign him at 8:30 a.m. Monday.

• Steven Hammersley: Kidnapping by domestic violence, three counts of aggravated assault by domestic violence, theft of means of transportation, theft, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Jantzen will arraign him at 8:30 a.m. today.

• Timothy Scott Davison: Two counts of theft of means of transportation, third-degree burglary and criminal damage.

Conn will arraign him at 8:30 a.m. Dec. 28.

• Richard Bailey: Failure to comply with sex offender registration requirements.

Conn will arraign him at 8:30 a.m. Monday.

• Scott William Smith: Sexual conduct with a minor under 12 years of age and failure to register as a sex offender.

Conn will arraign him at 8:30 a.m. Monday.

• Christopher Cody Himes and Jay Brian Jost: Possession of narcotics and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Jantzen will arraign him at 8:30 a.m. today.

• Rebecca Dolores Baillie: Forgery and misdemeanor theft.

Sipe will arraign her at 8:30 a.m. Thursday.

• Joseph David Quintana: Shoplifting as a third offense and unlawful removal of a theft detection device.

Conn will arraign him at 8:30 a.m. Monday.

• Stacey Allen Harmon: Theft of means of transportation and misdemeanor theft.

Sipe will arraign him at 8:30 a.m. Thursday.

• Micki Lynn Castro: Possession of methamphetamine for sale and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Jantzen will arraign her at 8:30 a.m. Dec. 29.

• Jose Martin Castro: Possession of methamphetamine for sale, possession of narcotics, two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, two counts of forgery, misconduct involving weapons and taking the identity of another.

Sipe will arraign him at 8:30 a.m. Thursday.