BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. – December 21, 2023 – Bullhead City Police MAGNET detectives, Kingman MAGNET detectives, and Mohave County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) deputies arrested Larry Allen Brizendine, 76, and Mia Meshelle Brown, 23, for possession of narcotic drugs for sale and transportation of narcotic drugs for sale.
On Monday, December 18th at approximately 2:00 p.m., MCSO deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle occupied by Brizendine and Brown after observing traffic violations on Interstate 40 near mile post 57 in Kingman, Arizona. While a records check was being conducted, a MCSO K-9 alerted to the odor of illegal narcotics in the vehicle. A search of the vehicle was conducted, and MCSO deputies found a large quantity of packaged counterfeit “M-30” pills containing fentanyl, a plastic bag of heroin, and a zip lock bag containing cocaine.
Bullhead City and Kingman MAGNET detectives responded to the scene and continued the investigation. A total of approximately 5,000 counterfeit “M-30” blue pills containing Fentanyl, approximately 29.8 grams of heroin and approximately 16.6 grams of cocaine were seized during the incident.
They were both booked into the Mohave County Jail in Kingman.