News Story

 

Fillmore - Narcotics Arrest
1/30/2014 11:30:00 AM

 

Nature of Incident:

Narcotics Arrest

Report Number:

14-3399

Location:

1100 block Ventura St., Fillmore

Date & Time:

January 30, 2014 1130 hours

Unit(s) Responsible:

Sheriff's Narcotics Bureau

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

City of Residence

Carlos Beltran

Fillmore

Narrative:

Sheriff's narcotics detectives completed a 7 month narcotics investigation with the arrest of Carlos Beltran of Fillmore for possession of methamphetamine for sale.

 

In June, 2013, Sheriff's narcotics detectives received information of a large scale methamphetamine dealer operating in the City of Fillmore. In association with the local office of the United States Drug Enforcement Administration, detectives identified Carlos Beltran as a person involved in the methamphetamine sales. During the investigation, it was discovered Beltran was bringing methamphetamine directly from Mexico to sell in Ventura County.

 

On January 30,2014, investigators from the Ventura County Sheriff's Office, Oxnard Police Department and the DEA, served a signed search warrant at Beltran's residence in the 1100 block of Ventura St, Fillmore. At that time, detectives located 3 pounds of methamphetamine. Beltran was taken into custody for possession of methamphetamine for sale and booked into the Sheriff's Main Jail.

 

The methamphetamine had an estimated street value of approximately $81,720.00.

 

Prepared by:

Sergeant  M. Horne

 

Media Release Date:

1/31/2014

 

Follow-Up Contact:

Captain Don Aguilar

805-797-7349