Officials apprehend alleged drug dealer

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREGift Box shows no rust in San Antonio Stakes win at Santa Anita Martinez was booked for a warrant charging him with possession of methamphetamine and possession of a stolen gun from the November search at his home, deputies said. He was also booked on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine for sale, possession of a concealed firearm and other drug and firearm offenses from Friday’s arrest, deputies said. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! PALMDALE – A suspected drug dealer was arrested after two months of eluding sheriff’s deputies. Luis Martinez, 23, had been sought since deputies found a stolen gun and drugs during a search in November of his Lasker Avenue home, said Sgt. Kyle Bistline, leader of Palmdale’s Partners Against Crime unit. “He wasn’t there, but found at the location was a large amount of methamphetamine and a gun. When we found him this time, once again he had a large amount of methamphetamine and a gun,” Bistline said. Martinez, an ex-convict and reputed gang member, was arrested Friday afternoon in Lancaster in a car deputies stopped near Avenue L and 20th Street West, after getting a tip he would be in the area. last_img

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