Contact: Captain Eben Bratcher, Lt. Darren Simmons,
Deputy Roxanne Meyer or Alfonso Zavala
Phone: (928) 783-4427
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
3:10 PM, June 17, 2013
Narcotics Search Warrant
Location of Incident: 147 N. 15th Avenue - Yuma, AZ
Multiple citizen complaints reporting activity consistant with narcotics activity led to a narcotics investigation at 147 N 15th Avenue, Yuma, AZ. The investigation culminated in a search warrant being served at the residence at approximately 1110 this morning by the Yuma County Narcotics Task Force. Approximately 86.56 grams of high quality marijuana (approximate street value of $1,700.00), scales, ledgers, $850.00 in US currency, various items of paraphernalia, Zanax pills and a usuable amount of cocaine were seized from the residence.
Carlos Velez, 20, was arrested and booked into the Yuma County Detention Center for possession of a dangerous drug, possession of marijuana for sale, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Stephanie Templin was arrested and booked into the Yuma County Detention Center for possession of a narcotic drug, possession of marijuana for sale, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Information Released by: Sgt. K. Sanders