FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
SEARCH WARRANT LOCATES CRYSTAL METH, CONCENTRATED CANNABIS, MARIJUANA AND PRESCRIPTION DRUGS:
Ripon CA. – On 10-18-12, at an undisclosed time, Ripon officers assigned to the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) safely executed a narcotics search warrant in the 200 block of N. Elm Ave. Ripon Detectives located crystal meth, prescription drugs, concentrated cannabis, marijuana, scales, narcotics paraphernalia and indicia.
Ernest Manuel Navarez (46) of Ripon was taken into custody by SIU Detective Gordon West. He was booked into the San Joaquin County Jail on charges that included: Possession of a controlled substance for sale, possession of marijuana for sale, possession of concentrated cannabis, and possession of controlled substance paraphernalia.
P.I.O. – First – Sgt. Steve Merchant
Ripon Police Department
259 N. Wilma Ave.
Ripon, CA 95336