Erick Whitten Platt II (Photo: MCSO)

Kingman Man Arrested After Attempting to Flee on a Bicycle

Erick Whitten Platt II (Photo: MCSO)

KINGMAN – According to Kingman Police Department, on Monday, August 5, 2019 around 7:30 a.m., officers arrested Erick Whitten Platt II, 28 of Kingman, on felony charges of Burglary, Attempted Burglary, Possession of Burglary Tools, Possession of Dangerous Drugs and misdemeanor Trespassing. 

Platt was wanted in connection to a residential burglary on July 31st. Where he had been observed breaking into a home in the 200blk of Walnut St.  Investigators learned that Platt had attempted to burglarize the same home on another occasion. 

On Monday the investigating officer observed Platt riding his bicycle in the downtown area of Kingman. Platt was taken into custody after attempting to flee on a bicycle. A search reviled that Platt was found to be in possession of methamphetamine. 

Platt was booked into the Mohave County Adult Detention Facility.