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Mohave 911: Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Steals and pills

On May 14, Kingman Police officers arrested Crystal Kimberly Mowry, 56, of Kingman on a felony charge of possession of dangerous drugs and misdemeanor shoplifting.

Police responded to a business in the 3300 block of Stockton Hill Road regarding Mowry, who was in custody on suspicion of shoplifting.

Mowry allegedly concealed several items in her purse and left the store without paying for them. She was taken into custody and a search allegedly revealed she possessed several pills classified as dangerous drugs.

Relative problem

On May 16, Kingman Police officers arrested Jack Lee Milam III, 21, of Kingman on felony charges of theft and trafficking in stolen property.

The arrest is the result of an investigation that began May 8 when a resident reported jewelry and coins were stolen out of his home safe in the 3300 block of Jewel Street.

The alleged victim reportedly found a pawn slip listing the stolen items in Milam's belongings. Milam is a relative who was staying with the man.

Police stopped Milam during a traffic stop in the 3100 block of Airway Avenue at about 4:30 p.m. He was taken into custody without incident.

Drugs for sale

On May 19, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Brian Joseph Tapia, 24, of Kingman, on felony charges of possession of narcotics for sale, possession of dangerous drugs for sale, possession of narcotics, possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia, along with a misdemeanor failure to appear warrant issued by Kingman Justice Court.

Deputies on patrol stopped to assist the driver of a car parked on the side of the road on Marshall Drive near Snavely Avenue at about 2:20 a.m.

Tapia reportedly told deputies he was in need of directions, but deputies allegedly smelled the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle.

A record check revealed the warrant and Tapia was taken into custody without incident. A search of the vehicle allegedly revealed two plastic bags containing a brown sticky substance, a plastic bag containing a white crystal substance and a red straw with burnt black residue.

The white crystal bag reportedly weighed nearly six grams and the brown substance slightly less than half a gram.

Unwanted guest

On May 20, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Tammy Marie Lama, 48, of Kingman on felony charges of trespassing and burglary.

Deputies responded to the home of an 81-year-old woman after she reported a woman she didn't know inside her home in the 2300 block of Thompson Avenue at about 6:05 a.m. The woman told deputies she was awakened by a noise and found the woman.

Lama was lying on the floor of a bedroom and reportedly told deputies that she was scared. She appeared to be confused, as well, said sheriff's office spokeswoman Trish Carter.

Paramedics transported Lama to Kingman Regional Medical Center, where she was evaluated and medically released.

Lama was taken into custody without incident from there.

Drugs, warrants

On May 19, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Jessilyn Janel Martin, 26, of Kingman, and Joseph Vernon English, 36, of La Verkin, Utah.

Martin was arrested on felony charges of possession of dangerous drugs, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, along with two probation violation warrants issued by Kingman Municipal Court. English was arrested for felony possession of drug paraphernalia.

Deputies stopped Martin in the 3900 block of Andy Devine Avenue at about 3:05 p.m. and asked her about the warrants. She was taken into custody without incident.

A search allegedly revealed Martin possessed three plastic bags. Two contained a white crystal substance that allegedly tested positive for methamphetamine with a combined weight of nearly 7 grams. The third plastic bag allegedly contained marijuana.

A search of the vehicle allegedly revealed a scale with residue located inside the passenger door pocket. English was taken into custody without incident.

Four for one

On May 20, Mohave County Sheriff's deputies arrested Thomas Mitchell Stisi Jr., 47, of Kingman. Also arrested were a 49-year-old man and two women, 24 and 29, all of Kingman and all on misdemeanor charges.

Stisi was charged with felony possession of dangerous drugs, possession of narcotics, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and a misdemeanor charge of possession of prescription-only drugs.

The women were each arrested on two misdemeanor failure to pay fines warrants issued by Kingman justice and municipal courts. The man was charged with misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.

Deputies reportedly spotted a speeding vehicle in a residential area and conducted a traffic stop on Sierra Vista Avenue near Irving Street at about 2:20 a.m.

Stisi was a passenger, along with the two women. A record check revealed the women's warrants and they were taken into custody without incident.

The driver reportedly consented to a search of his vehicle, which allegedly revealed a black zipper bag containing four glass pipes with burnt white residue, a pipe with burnt marijuana residue, an electronic scale, a straw and a plastic bag containing a brown residue, a plastic bag containing marijuana and a syringe containing a brown liquid. Also allegedly found in the spare tire wheel well was another marijuana pipe.

Stisi and the other man were taken into custody without incident.

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