Carlos VillegasMohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Carlos Villegas, 22, of Kingman, and Juan Cesar Torres-Casas, 25, of Yucca, early Tuesday (1/27) morning.  Villegas was arrested for possession of dangerous drugs, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, felonies, along with false report to law enforcement and a failure to appear warrant issued by Kingman Justice Court, both misdemeanors.  Torres-Casas was arrested for possession of narcotic drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia, felonies.  At about 12:31 a.m., deputies observed a suspicious vehicle traveling through a residential area.  A short time later, deputies observed the same vehicle parked at a residence in the 3500 block of Northern Avenue.   Deputies further observed the vehicles lights were off.  Deputies stopped and contacted two male subjects inside the vehicle.  Deputies observed the driver was lying back with his seat reclined all the way back.  The driver falsely identified himself.  Eventually the driver was identified as Villegas and the passenger identified as Torres-Casas.  Both subjects advised that they were at the residence to pick up a friend which they contacted via the phone.  During the investigation, deputies contacted the homeowner and he advised that his son moved out two days ago and he did not know his sons friends were outside of his residence.  A records check showed Villegas to have an active warrant.  Villegas was taken into custody without incident.  A search of Villegas revealed a plastic bag containing a white crystal substance.  Torres-Casas exited the vehicle.  A search of the vehicle revealed a plastic bag containing marijuana, a glass pipe with burnt residue, a plastic bag containing a dark colored tar substance and a digital scale with a brownish sticky substance.  Torres-Casas was taken into custody without incident.   They were transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail.  The vehicle was towed from the scene.

Juan Cesar Torres-Casas