News Story

 

Camarillo - Narcotics Arrests
2/11/2013 8:10:00 AM

 

Nature of Incident:

Narcotics Arrests

Report Number:

13-2915

Location:

2800 block Diamond Drive, Camarillo

Date & Time:

02/07/2013, 2:55 PM

Unit Responsible:

Camarillo Special Enforcement Detail

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (D)ecedent

City of Residence

Age

Thomas Long

Camarillo

55

Melody Knoblauch

Camarillo

52

Tom Floyd

Camarillo

52

Narrative:

Camarillo Special Enforcement detectives received information that Thomas Long and Melody Knoblauch were using and possessing Methamphetamine at their residence in the upscale-gated community of Sterling Hills in the 2800 block of Diamond Drive in the City of Camarillo.  After a three-month investigation, a search warrant was obtained for Long, Knoblauch and their residence.

 

On 02/07/2013, detectives conducted a search of Long and Knoblauch's residence where a quantity of Methamphetamine, Marijuana, and prescription narcotics were found.  Investigators also located a shotgun inside the residence.   Long was a prohibited felon in possession of a firearm under California state law.

 

Long was subsequently booked into the Sheriff's Main Jail, bail set at $55,000, for the following charges:

 

  • Possession of Controlled Substance
  • Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance
  • Possession of Narcotic Paraphernalia
  • Felon in Possession of a Firearm

 

Knoblauch was subsequently booked into the Sheriff's Main Jail, bail set at $20, 000, for the following charges:

  • Possession of Controlled Substance
  • Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance
  • Possession of Narcotic Paraphernalia

 

Floyd was subsequently booked into the Sheriff's Main Jail, bail set at $5,000, for the following charge:

  • Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance

 

 

 

Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Detective Paul Krueger

Media Release Date:

02/08/2013

Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Paul Krueger 805-388-5100

Approved by:

Captain M. Smith 805-654-9511






 

Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for this crime.  The caller may remain anonymous.  The call is not recorded.  Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).

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