Kerrigon B Russell MCSO/File Photo
Crime

Employee Attacked During LHC Robbery

Kerrigon B Russell MCSO/File Photo

LAKE HAVASU CITY — Mohave County Sheriff’s Office deputies found a female employee bound to a metal handrail and beaten after an alleged burglary of a business.

Brandon Russell, 23, of Parker, was arrested and charged with assault, aggravated assault, kidnapping and strong armed robbery, all felonies.

MCSO responded to a call about a robbery at 10:50 p.m. May 2 in the 3500 block of N. London Bridge Road.

A man at the business said the suspect was wearing shorts and was last seen driving southbound on London Bridge Road in a silver sedan. The man also told deputies that a female employee was tied up inside. Deputies searched the building and found the woman bound to a metal handrail with swelling in her face and blood coming from her lip.

The vehicle was later stopped by Lake Havasu City Police Department officers.

This investigation is ongoing.

Source: Mohave County Sheriff’s Office