Blotter: October 04, 2008
Man gets 22 years in murder
• An Arizona man arrested in Grand Junction in January was sentenced to 22 years in prison this week for shooting a man to death outside Kingman, Ariz., last year.
John Leland Neal, 20, and a second man, Pasqual Acuna, were suspected of shooting Anthony Martin in the head and chest with a .22-caliber handgun.
Local law enforcement located Neal at 1945 N. Fourth St. after they received a tip he was trying to find work in Grand Junction, according to court documents.
According to the Grand Junction Police Department:
• Someone used a victim’s debit card number and made unauthorized purchases amounting to more than $1,000.
• Someone paid with fraudulent checks at Black Jack Pizza at 1059 North Ave. Loss is less than $500.
• Glenn Nash, 20, was arrested on suspicion of auto theft, harboring a runaway and drug possession.
According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department:
• Someone reported an attempted theft of a 1993 Ford Explorer from in front of 220 Crawford Lane. The attempt was not successful because of the car’s mechanical problems, reports said. The thief fled on foot.
• Jackson Jonarde Raab, 23, of Granite Bay, Calif., was arrested on suspicion of drug possession.
• Rory Alan Reynolds, 40, 534 Garland St. in Clifton, was arrested on suspicion of third-degree assault, criminal mischief and harassment.
• Ashlee Marie Kimminau, 19, of Great Bend, Kan., was arrested on suspicion of possessing drugs and drug paraphernalia, and lane use violation.
• Jacques Yazzie Webb, 21, transient, was arrested on suspicion of drug possession, contributing to the delinquency of a minor and disorderly conduct.
• Austin Jackson Walck, 32, 3215 F Road in Clifton, was arrested on suspicion of drug possession, habitual driving offenses, displaying fictitious plates and no proof of insurance.
• Rachelle Nichol Nye, 21, 1950 Barcelona Way, was arrested on suspicion of drug possession.