Tag Archives: possession

Couple Arrested With 168 Pounds Of Pot

A California couple was arrested over the weekend, after 168 pounds of marijuana was found inside their moving van. 27-year-old Jesse Davis and 22-year-old Kelsey Hunsaker have both been charged with felony Possession of a Continue reading

Federal Fugitive And White Supremacist Arrested

A federal fugitive was arrested Wednesday afternoon In Mesa County. 40-year-old Rodney Price was taken into custody after officers conducted a search at a home in DeBeque. Price was wanted for Federal firearms violations and also had warrants out of Mesa and Garfield County. The Continue reading

Couple Arrested With 100 Pounds Of Pot

Two People were arrested this week after 100 pounds of marijuana was discovered in the trunk of their vehicle. 27-year-old Ashley Clark of West Virginia and 29-year-old Scott Continue reading

Man Believed Responsible For Burglaries Arrested

A Craig man was arrested earlier this month on suspicion he was involved in multiple burglaries in the area. 20-year-old Skyler Kemp was taken into custody on charges of burglary, theft and possession of a controlled substance. Kemp was observed earlier this month by a woman who saw him walking around the perimeter of her grandparents’ home on Woodbury Continue reading

Two Arrested With 3 Pounds Of Pot

Two people from California were arrested last week after police discovered more than 3 pounds of marijuana in their possession. 35-year-old Crystal Nichols and 32-year-old Mustafa Askia, were taken into custody after a Sweetwater County drug dog alerted officers to the presence of drugs in their vehicle. During Continue reading

Officers Bitten By Dogs During Arrest

Two officers were bit by dogs while arresting a man for stealing a camper this week in Grand Junction. 41-year-old Bryan Johnson of Grand Junction was arrested by Mesa County deputies Wednesday, after they found a stolen 32-foot camper in his possession. While police Continue reading

Craig Woman Arrested For Possession

A Craig woman was arrested last week near Rifle for possession of a controlled substance. Police found drugs in the vehicle of 53-year-old Paula Haul, after she was pulled over for swerving. The drugs were discovered while officers were doing an inventory of the items in Haul’s vehicle in preparation for it to be Continue reading

Man Arrested For Felony Marijuana Possession

A Georgia man was arrested over the weekend near Rock Springs for felony possession of marijuana. The vehicle of 56-year-old Oanh Luong of Georgia was searched after being pulled over for speeding on I-80, when police discovered 37 triple-vacuum-sealed bags of Continue reading

Man Arrested Again On Suspected Vehicle Theft

A  Craig man was arrested again over the weekend for suspected motor vehicle theft. The vehicles owner had parked the car to attend a party.  When they returned, they found the vehicle had been taken. While reporting the vehicle stolen, the victim indicated that 40-year-old Continue reading

Bag Limits Re-Instituted At Harvey Gap Reservoir

Following an inspection, Colorado  Parks and Wildlife has lifted the emergency fish salvage at Harvey Gap Reservoir near Rifle and has re-instituted all bag and possession limits. The reservoir was drained Continue reading

Three Arrested On Various Marijuana Charges

Three people were arrested this week in Sweetwater County on marijuana possession and trafficking charges. Police executed a search warrant at the home of 44-year-old Amber Evans after they developed information that she and 18-year-old Ryan Murphy were involved in illegal drug activity.  During the search, police discovered a half pound of Continue reading

2 Gang Members Charged With Felonies

Two Sureno street gang members received multiple charges last week related to narcotics distribution and illegal gun possession, after a search warrant was executed for an apartment in Rifle. 50-year-old Moses Gallegos, who was baby sitting a toddler when police arrived, was found to have 12 grams of Continue reading