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Stolen vehicle arrest

January 10, 2020

NEEDLES, Calif – On Thursday, January 9 at 11:18 pm, deputies from the San Bernardino County Sheriff - Colorado River Station/Needles Police Department located a stolen vehicle driving on the westbound I-40. After it exited at the J Street off ramp a traffic stop was conducted.

The driver, Shane Brown (age 49 of Mohave Valley, AZ) and passenger, Tiffany Kebschull (age 29 of Mohave Valley, AZ) were detained. Through the investigation, it was determined that Brown was driving the vehicle without the owner’s permission.

Brown was questioned and subsequently arrested and booked into Colorado River Station jail for VC10851(a) Vehicle Theft with a bail of $50,000. Additionally, Brown was a fugitive from Nevada with a no bail warrant for illegally possessing a firearm. Brown is currently awaiting a court hearing.

Kelschutt was found in possession of suspected methamphetamine and numerous syringes. Kebschull was booked into the Colorado River Station Jail where she was issued a citation and later released.

Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to contact Deputy C. Becker or Det. B. Abell at (760) 326-9200.

Persons charged with a crime are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at

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