RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Possession and Transportation of Methamphetamine for Sale|
|Written Date:||February 14, 2022||Time:||2:30 AM|
|Incident Date:||February 13, 2022||Time:||8:35 PM|
|Incident Location:||Interstate 10 at Mesa Drive, Blythe|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Mike McTigue|
On February 13, 2022, at 8:35 PM, deputies from the Colorado River Station conducted a traffic enforcement stop on the I-10 near Mesa Drive, in the unincorporated area of Riverside County. During a probation/parole compliance search, approximately 10 pounds of pre-packaged methamphetamine was located inside the vehicle. Guadalupe Molina, 41 of Imperial County, was arrested for possession and transportation of methamphetamine for sale. Molina was booked at the Blythe Jail and currently remains in custody on a parole hold.
Anyone with additional information can contact Deputy Phipps from the Colorado River Station at 760-921-7300.
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