Drugs, gun seized when trio arrested in Dolan Springs
KINGMAN - On Sept. 5, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Sheryl R. Ewing, 41, Roy Don Quick, 56, and Edward Charles Angelo, 18, all of Dolan Springs.
Ewing was charged with possession of dangerous drugs, possession of narcotics, and three counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, all felonies. Quick was arrested on felony charges of possession of a weapon by a prohibited person, possession of a deadly defaced weapon, possession of dangerous drugs, possession of narcotics, possession of marijuana and four counts of possession of drug paraphernalia. Angelo was arrested for possession of narcotics and drug paraphernalia.
Deputies assisted a probation officer with a compliance search at a home in the 15700 block of Ivy Drive at about 12:20 p.m.
Angelo was searched and a single pill identified as a narcotic was allegedly found in a pants pocket. He was taken into custody without incident.
Ewing and Quick allegedly admitted they had drugs. Quick additionally admitted to having a pistol he is prohibited from possessing.
A search of the bedroom Quick and Ewing share allegedly revealed a double-shot Derringer with the serial numbers sanded off, numerous pipes used to ingest drugs, meth, narcotic pills and marijuana grinders. A vial allegedly containing marijuana resin was also recovered.
Quick and Ewing were taken into custody without incident.
On Sept. 6, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Daniel James Gomez, 24, of Wickieup on a felony warrant for narcotics possession issued by Maricopa County Superior Court.
Deputies reportedly saw a vehicle traveling the wrong way on Highway 68 in Golden Valley at about 2:45 p.m. The driver corrected his mistake after traveling about 50 yards. Deputies pulled him over on Highway 68 near U.S. 93.
A record check revealed the driver had a suspended license, a misdemeanor, and four misdemeanor failure to pay fines warrants issued by Kingman Municipal Court.
A record check revealed Gomez had the felony warrant and both men were taken into custody without incident.
On Sept. 8, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Justin Lee Raybourn, 36, of Golden Valley on a felony charge of theft of means of transportation.
Deputies were contacted by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department regarding Raybourn and a Chevrolet Cavalier he allegedly stole in Nevada.
Deputies located Raybourn at a home in the 3400 block of Hano Road in Golden Valley. The allegedly stolen vehicle was reportedly parked in front of the home.
Raybourn was taken into custody without incident.
On Sept. 9, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Mark George Kane, 42, of Dolan Springs on felony charges of possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Deputies saw Kane riding a bicycle in the area of Eleventh Street and Pierce Ferry Road at about 3:15 p.m. They allegedly saw him throw something onto the shoulder of the road. Deputies took Kane into custody and retrieved a plastic bag that allegedly contained methamphetamine.
On Sept. 5, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Ryne Matthew Rotenbury, 21, of Kingman on one felony failure to appear warrant issued by Mohave County Superior Court and four misdemeanor warrants - two for contempt of court and one for probation violation issued by Kingman Municipal Court and one failure to pay fines warrant issued by Kingman Justice Court.
Deputies contacted Rotenbury walking in the 4000 block of Northfield Avenue at about 11:30 p.m. A record check revealed the warrants and he was taken into custody without incident.
Pot plant baby-sitter
On Sept. 7, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Daren Wayne Proper, 27, of Dolan Springs on felony charges of producing marijuana and possessing marijuana.
The investigation began Aug. 6 when deputies spotted a 4-foot-high marijuana plant growing in a plastic pot about 15 feet from the roadway.
Deputies took custody of the plant and booked it into evidence, but they didn't locate Proper until 11:30 a.m. Sept. 7. He reportedly told deputies he was taking care of the plant for a friend.
Proper was taken into custody without incident.
On Sept. 6, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Nathaniel Edward Grimes, 23, on a felony failure to appear warrant issued by Mohave County Superior Court and misdemeanor charges of marijuana and paraphernalia possession.
Deputies were aware of the warrant and conducted a traffic stop in the area of David Drive and Diagonal Way at about 1:05 a.m. Grimes was allegedly in possession of a small amount of marijuana. He was taken into custody without incident.
On Sept. 7, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Steven Curtis Chapman, 51, of Kingman on felony charges of burglary and trafficking in stolen property.
Deputies responded to a theft report in the 2900 block of John L Avenue at about 4 p.m. The 61-year-old caller said he asked Chapman, his neighbor, to watch his house and feed his dog while he was out of town for two days.
He reported a laptop computer, swamp cooler and weed eater were missing.
The investigation led deputies to believe Chapman sold the cooler and weed eater. Chapman reportedly told deputies he borrowed the swamp cooler so a friend could use it, but later he allegedly admitted he sold the item.