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California man, Havasu teenager arrested on graffiti charge

January 8, 2019

Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies were on patrol Sunday afternoon in the area of Price Drive and London Bridge Road, where they allegedly observed an unoccupied vehicle parked near an abandoned vehicle.

Deputies observed a cut in the fence surrounding the property, near the vehicle. The deputies entered the fence, and went inside the building, where they observed one man and one juvenile in the act of spray painting graffiti inside the structure. Both were arrested at the scene.

The man, identified as 31-year-old Oceanside, Calif. resident Matthew Millington, was charged with criminal trespassing and criminal damage to property. The 17-year-old juvenile, from Lake Havasu City, has not been identified. He was also charged with criminal trespassing and criminal damage to property.

According to the report, the juvenile was also found to be in possession of an electronic cigarette that contained marijuana wax within. He was referred to Mohave County Juvenile Court and released to his parents.

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