< Back to All News

2 Arrested in Auburn on Drug Charges

Following a phone call from a concerned Auburn City resident, saying 2 men were smoking pot in a car outside an apartment complex, Officers from the Auburn Police Department contacted Stanislav Carpenco of Citrus Heights and Ruslan Kochkin of Orangevale in a parked vehicle at an apartment complex in the city of Auburn.  Sergeant Scott Alford with the Auburn Police Department describes what they found at the scene.

“We spoke to them and they were in fact smoking and drinking alcohol in the vehicle at the time. That led to a search of the vehicle where the officers located hashish, containers of marijuana, baggies, a scale, different things. They also came across the cash, which was several thousands of dollars and some additional evidence that led the officers to believe that the marijuana was for sale, unlawfully. Subsequently, the suspects were arrested.”

Carpenco and Kochkin were arrested and are currently in custody in the Placer County Jail facing drug charges. 

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment

*

*

* captcha