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10:58 PM Tue, Jan. 15th

Woman said to be stabbing poles arrested for drugs

KINGMAN - On Feb. 6, Kingman Police officers arrested Jamie Lee Houghton, 33, of Kingman, on felony charges of possession of dangerous drugs, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, along with a misdemeanor charge of false reporting to law enforcement and a pair of misdemeanor warrants issued by an unidentified court.

Police were called to the 1700 block of Hoover Street regarding a woman who was walking down the street allegedly stabbing telephone poles with a knife.

Houghton allegedly gave officers a false name, but she was ultimately identified and a record check revealed the warrants.

A search allegedly revealed Houghton possessed methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.


On Feb. 9, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested April Renee Page, 23, of Kingman on a felony trafficking in stolen property warrant issued by Mohave County Superior Court.

Deputies contacted Page during an unrelated incident at a home in the 4100 block of Mallard Drive at about 5:30 p.m.

A record check revealed the warrant and Page was taken into custody without incident.

Burglary call

On Feb. 10, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Kyle Andrew Nicholson, 18, of Kingman on felony charges of possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Deputies responded to a possible burglary in progress call at a home in the 3100 block of Packard Avenue at about 6:10 p.m. The caller reported hearing glass breaking and someone inside a neighbor's home.

When deputies neared the front door, Nicholson alerted them that he was coming outside.

He was taken into custody and a search allegedly revealed he possessed a plastic bag containing a white crystal substance.

Nicholson reportedly told deputies the home was his mother's. They called the woman, who reportedly advised she wanted her son trespassed from the property.