LHCPD and MCSO Recover Stolen Vehicle in Lake Havasu City on Friday

Lake Havasu City Police with assistance of Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Deputies arrested Tao Mathew Walton, 23 of Las Vegas, NV, for Theft-Means of Transportation, Dangerous Drug Possession, and Drug Paraphernalia Possession, all felonies.

On Friday (11/23) at approximately 4 PM, deputies responded to a residence in the 3100 block of Oro Grande Place to assist the Lake Havasu City Police Department, in reference to a stolen vehicle. The vehicle was reported stolen out of the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Kingman Area. Upon arrival, it was determined the vehicle was at the address, and the driver was inside, identified as Walton. After a few moments of verbal commands, Walton exited the residence and was taken into custody without incident. When asked, Walton admitted to being in possession of the stolen vehicle, and had taken it from the victim’s home. A search of the vehicle revealed a syringe loaded with Methamphetamine and other drug paraphernalia. Tao Mathew Walton was arrested and booked into Mohave County Jail without incident.