< Back to All News

Three Arrested for Drug Related Charges After Traffic Stop

Three suspects were taken into custody on various drug related offenses after the vehicle they were driving was stopped for a lighting violation. According to Grass Valley Sgt Steve Johnson says that the officer noticed the occupants of the vehicle were behaving suspiciously.

Click here to listen to Sgt Johnson

All three were given an evaluation and were determined to be under the influence. One of the passengers, Maria McCown, allegedly admitted drug use.
Click here to listen to Sgt Johnson

Upon searching the vehicle additional drugs were located in the trunk of the vehicle.
Click here to listen to Sgt Johnson

It was also learned that the drugs were purchased in Sacramento and then transported to Nevada County to be sold.

DuncanSierrasComboRocklin Duncan, Maia McCown, and Arthur Sierras were taken into custody for possession, transportation, and sales of drugs as well as conspiracy. Duncan was also charged with committing a felony while on bail.

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