Press Releases Home
The original item was published from 5/21/2020 8:16:16 PM to 5/21/2020 9:32:22 PM.

Press Releases

Gang Task Force

Posted on: May 21, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Probation Check Leads to Possession for Sales Arrest



Sheriff Chad Bianco

Press Release:Probation Check Leads to Possession for Sales Arrest
Station Area:La Quinta
Written Date:May 21, 2020Time:6:00 PM
Incident Date:May 21, 2020Time:2:30 PM
Incident Location:79000 block of Dandelion Dr., La Quinta
Reporting Officer:Sergeant Paul Herida
File Number(s):GE201420001


On Thursday, May 21st, 2020, at 2:30 P.M. the Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force conducted a probation check at a residence in the 79000 block of Dandelion Drive in the city of La Quinta. During the probation check Gang Task Force Officers arrested Anthony Montellano, 33 of La Quinta, after he was found to be in possession of more than 53.0 grams of suspected cocaine. Montellano was charged with Possession of Cocaine for Sales and Violation of Probation. He was booked at the Indio Jail.

The Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force is committed to creating safe and secure neighborhoods free of violent crime and gang activity. If you have any information about this crime, please contact CVVCGTF member Officer Budnik at (760) 836-1600. If you have non-emergency information regarding gang activity, please use our online Gang Task Force Tip Form or call 951-922-7601.

Anthony Montellano

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is seeking applicants for Deputy Sheriff, Deputy Sheriff Trainee, Correctional Deputy, Sheriff’s 911 Communications Officer, and other employment opportunities such as clerical and support positions.  If you are interested in a career with us, please visit our recruiting page or call 1-888-Join-RSD

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Gang Task Force