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Posted on: December 23, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Possession of Methamphetamine and Fentanyl for Sales Arrest



Sheriff Chad Bianco

Press Release:Possession of Methamphetamine and Fentanyl for Sales Arrest
Station Area:Thermal
Written Date:December 23, 2019Time:2:50 PM
Incident Date:December 21, 2019Time:8:20 PM
Incident Location:79100 Block of Highway 111, La Quinta
Reporting Officer:Sergeant David Aldrich
File Number(s):LA193550035


Jamie Morris

On Saturday, December 21, 2019, at 8:20 PM, The La Quinta Special Enforcement Team conducted a pedestrian check in the 79100 block of Highway 111, in the city of La Quinta, and contacted Jamie Morris, 34-years-old of Bermuda Dunes. During the contact, Morris was arrested for possession of a methamphetamine smoking pipe. Upon further investigation, it was determined Morris was in possession of 15 grams of methamphetamine, and 44 fentanyl pills with the intent to sell. Morris was booked at the county Jail in Indio. 

The La Quinta Special Enforcement Team is asking anyone with additional information to contact Deputy Iniguez at the Thermal Sheriff’s Station by calling (760)-863-8990.

Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff's CrimeTips online form.

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