BULLHEAD CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT:
WARRANT—Misti Otero, 43, was arrested on June 1 in the Bullhead City Police lobby on an outstanding warrant for failure to pay fines. Otero reportedly came to the police department and told them she wanted to turn herself in. She was taken to the Mohave County jail in Kingman.
DRUGS—Sandra Marie Castellanos, 50, was arrested on June 1 in the area of Riverview Drive and Balboa Drive on suspicion of possession of dangerous drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Officers responded to a report of a suspicious female in the area. They made contact with Castellanos, who was reportedly carrying a white zipper bag commonly familiar with the Laughlin marijuana dispensary. She was taken to the Bullhead City Police Department and a search reportedly uncovered methamphetamine. Castellanos was taken to the Mohave County jail.
TRESPASSING—Daniel Raymond Branch, 55, was arrested on June 2 in the 400 block of Lee Avenue on suspicion of trespassing in the third degree. He was taken to the Mohave County jail.
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE—Eduardo P. Quinones, 27, was cited and released on June 3 in the area of Ramar Road and Lakeside Drive on suspicion of driving the wrong way on a one way, driving under the influence to the slightest degree and extreme DUI. Officers were dispatched to the area for a report of two vehicle accident. Investigations discovered Quinones was reportedly under the influence and driving on the wrong side of the road before the crash. He was taken to the police station before being released.
DRUGS—Ryan William Barr, 42, was arrested on June 4 in the 1100 block of Interstate Place on suspicion of possession of narcotic drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a forged document and possession of stolen property. It is alleged Barr took a vehicle for a test drive and when he returned the car, drugs were reportedly found. He was taken to the Mohave County jail.
HARASSMENT—Michael J. Klein, 53, was arrested on June 6 at the Bullhead City Police Department on suspicion of harassment per domestic violence. The wife reported her husband had allegedly been harassing her through cell phone and surveilling her via a GPS tracker. When she drove to the police station, he reportedly followed her. He was arrested, seen by a judge and released.
SHOPLIFTING—Jessica Ann Blevins, 35, was arrested on June 6 at Safeway on suspicion of shoplifting and on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear. She reportedly stole around $18 worth of merchandise from the grocery store. She was taken to the Mohave County jail.
WARRANT—Cristy Joy Taylor, 39, was arrested on June 6 in the 1500 block of Jose Avenue on a warrant for failure to pay fines. She was taken to the Mohave County jail.
MOHAVE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE:
RESISTING ARREST/CRIMINAL DAMAGE—Sergio Emilio Gortariz, 29, of Kingman was arrested on June 1 in the 4100 block of Stockton Hill Road on suspicion of resisting arrest and criminal damage. Deputies were dispatched for officer assistance after an officer reported he was in a physical altercation with a male subject, later identified as Gortariz. Deputies arrived on scene and reportedly noticed the male subject was in handcuffs on the ground and the officer was attempting to keep the male subject detained until more units arrived. It was discovered that the officer involved conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle when Gortariz reportedly began acting aggressively. When the officer attempted to restrain him, the altercation began. Deputies could immediately smell a strong odor of alcohol coming from him. When deputies attempted to place Gortariz in a patrol vehicle he was reportedly yelling profanities and threats to the deputies and attempting to twist his body towards them. While secured in the vehicle, Gortariz began slamming his head and kicking his feet against the inside of the vehicle’s door. It was later observed that the door obtained significant damage from Gortariz kicking it. When medical personnel arrived to evaluate Gortariz, he threatened to kill all staff involved, and was transported to Kingman Regional Medical Center, where a blood draw was conducted to obtain a blood alcohol content. He was taken to the Mohave County jail.
LAKE HAVASU CITY POLICE:
DRUGS—Joseph Micahel Viera, 20, was arrested on June 3 in the area of Kiowa Boulevard North and Lampkin Drive on suspicion of marijuana-possess/use; liquor-minor driving after drinking; liquor-possess open container in a vehicle and drug paraphernalia. He as taken to the Mohave County jail.
DUI—Eli Paul Hesterly, 42, was arrested on June 3 in the 2100 block of McCulloch Boulevard North on suspicion of driving under the influence-liquor/drugs/vapors/combo and DUI with blood alcohol content .08 percent or more.
AGGRAVATED DUI—Ashlee Danielle Cole, 33, was arrested on June 3 in the 2400 block of Stroke Drive on suspicion of aggravated driving under the influence-license suspended/revoked for DUI and liquor-open container in vehicle. She was taken to the Mohave County jail.
FAILURE TO COMPLY—Matthew Glenn Rea, 33, was arrested on June 3 in the 2900 block of War Eagle Drive on suspicion of failure to comply.
WARRANT—Sean Dietrich Ryser, 51, was arrested on June 4 in the 3300 block of Osborn Drive on suspicion of failure to appear in the second degree. He was taken to the Mohave County jail.
FAILURE TO COMPLY—Dustin Anthony Collamer, 40, was arrested on June 4 in the 2800 block of Hidden Valley Drive on suspicion of failure to comply. He was taken to the Mohave County jail.
ILLEGAL CAMPING—Dwayne Olen Schwarz, 33, was arrested on June 4 in the 2100 block of McCulloch Boulevard North on suspicion of illegal camping in city limits. He was taken to the Mohave County jail.
The following information was provided by the Bullhead City Police Department, Mohave County Sheriff’s Office, Lake Havasu City Police Department and/or Kingman Police Department. All individuals are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.