Community Watch, Monday, October 8, 2018
EXTREME DUI, BULLHEAD CITY — Max Gregory Goe, 29, was arrested Sept. 20 after automotive services employees at Walmart, 2840 Highway 95, reported seeing a male customer with a flat tire and damage to his vehicle who appeared intoxicated. Bullhead City Police spokeswoman Emily Fromelt said employees reported that there were empty alcohol bottles and vomit inside the vehicle. After further investigation, Goe was booked on suspicion of DUI and extreme DUI. He was later released and took a taxi home.
BURGLARY, MOHAVE VALLEY — David Noah Vanleuven, 46, of Mohave Valley, was arrested Sept. 20 in connection with a Sept. 14 burglary at a business in the 6200 block of Highway 95. Video surveillance showed a male subject driving up to the property on an ATV, said spokeswoman Anita Mortensen of the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office. The man then cut the locks to the property, drove inside and cut and removed a large metal stand, before attaching it to the ATV and driving away. Mortensen said the sheriff’s office received many tips regarding the incident, and that one tip led investigators to Vanleuven. Deputies went to Vanleuven’s residence, she said, and saw an ATV matching the description of the ATV in the video. During conversation with deputies, Vanleuven reportedly admitted to having cut the lock and taken items from the property. Mortensen said Vanleuven claimed to have thought the property belonged to a friend who said he “could take whatever he needed.” Vanleuven was booked on suspicion of third-degree burglary and taken to the Mohave County Jail in Kingman.
COURT ORDER VIOLATION, BULLHEAD CITY — Saul Martin Salinas, 28, was arrested Sept. 20 in the 800 block of Holly Street after his ex-girlfriend told police that he had violated an order of protection she has against him by sending her messages through a game app. He was booked on suspicion of interfering with judicial proceedings per domestic violence and taken to the Mohave County Jail in Kingman.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE/BURGLARY, BULLHEAD CITY — Kimberly Hyun Joo Staaf, 37, was arrested Sept. 25 after police were called to the 300 block of Riverfront Drive for a complaint of loud, crashing noises from within a residence. The neighbor knew the homeowner wasn’t home, Fromelt said. She said that officers found Staaf inside the home. Staaf has an on-again, off-again romantic relationship with the homeowner, Fromelt said. Staaf reportedly damaged dining chairs, ripped vents from the ceiling, poured paint over glass countertops and the stove, stabbed couches with a knife, poured glue down the barrels of firearms and caused other significant damage in the home. She did not have permission to be at the residence, Fromelt said. Staaf was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage per domestic violence, trespassing per domestic violence and residential burglary. She was taken to the Mohave County Jail in Kingman.
UNLICENSED DRIVER/DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, BULLHEAD CITY — Allison Ester Bensley, 31, was arrested Sept. 26 at Swan Drive and Balboa Drive after being pulled over for having no license plate light. The officer then learned that Bensley had no valid driver license, Fromelt said. While conducting inventory of the vehicle before having it towed, officers reportedly found two pipes. Bensley was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia, having no valid driver license, failure to produce insurance and failure to carry vehicle registration. She was released from the scene.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, BULLHEAD CITY — Mario Martinez Jacquez Jr., 33, was arrested Sept. 26 after police were called to the 1000 block of Highway 95. His wife reportedly told officers that during an argument, Jacquez injured her finger, headbutted her and elbowed her in the face. The victim had injuries consistent with the reports, Fromelt said. Jacquez was arrested on suspicion of assault per domestic violence and disorderly conduct per domestic violence and taken to the Mohave County Jail in Kingman.
DISORDERLY CONDUCT/FIREARM DISCHARGE, BULLHEAD CITY — Vincent Angelo Capellanio, 21, was arrested Sept. 29 in the 1400 block of Park Lane. It was reported to police that Capellanio was experiencing hallucinations and had discharged a gun inside the residence. Police said he told them people were coming up through the floor. It was confirmed there were no actual intruders inside the residence. Capellanio was arrested on suspicion of disorderly conduct and unlawful discharge of a firearm. He was booked into the Mohave County Jail in Kingman.
DRUGS/DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, BULLHEAD CITY — Arthur Wayne Williams, 33, was arrested Sept. 29 in the 800 block of Hancock Road. Police said they found Williams standing behind a business smoking methamphetamine after a report came in about that type of activity occurring. Williams was arrested on suspicion of possession of dangerous drugs and for possessing drug paraphernalia. He was booked into the Mohave County Jail in Kingman.
ASSAULT/DISORDERLY CONDUCT, BULLHEAD CITY — William Lavern Swartz, 56, was arrested Sept. 29 in the 1200 block of Highway 95. Police said he was reported to have been acting disruptive, shouting profanities, acting aggressively and getting into people’s faces during an event at Community Park and, at one point, was said to have shoved a cart containing his belongings into an event volunteer’s legs. Swartz was arrested on suspicion of assault and disorderly conduct. He was booked into county jail.
DRUGS/MARIJUANA/PARAPHERNALIA, BULLHEAD CITY — Brittany Star Mann, 23, was arrested Sept. 29 in the 1400 block of Verde Drive. Police said they were called to the location for a residential burglary and instead found “several illegal drug items.” Mann was arrested on suspicion of possessing dangerous drugs, possessing dangerous drugs for sale, possessing drug paraphernalia, possessing marijuana and possessing drug paraphernalia. She was booked into the Mohave County Jail in Kingman.
MISDEMEANOR WARRANT, BULLHEAD CITY — Alicia Leontina McLaughlin, 20, was arrested Sept. 30 in the 300 block of Lee Avenue on a misdemeanor warrant for failure to appear. He was booked into county jail.
Unless otherwise indicated, the preceding information was taken from Bullhead City police reports.