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Narcotics Task Force Arrests 5

The Nevada County Narcotics Task Force was very busy Wednesday investigating cases that led to 5 arrests on various drug charges. Sheriff Keith Royal says the first incident occurred around 1am yesterday morning .Click here to listen to Sheriff Keith Royal


When officers stopped the vehicle on Highway 49 at Sarcamento Street, the driver, 33 year old Mark Dewayne Bowden was less than cooperative.
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Bowden was charged with possession, transportation, and sales of a controlled substance and  committing a felony while out on bail. and booked into the Wayne Brown Correctional Facility.  Then around 3 o’clock yesterday morning narcotics officers went on a probation search to the home of   45 year old Roy Dale Gatlin in the 13-thousand block of Highway 174 where Sheriff Royal says  they found Gatlin, his wife Patricia and 29 year old Aaron Anthony Peebles under the influence of a controlled substance.
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The three year old child was turned over to child protective services.

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