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Two Plus Pounds Of Meth Found in Birthday Gift

Somebody is probably upset they are not going to receive a birthday gift from a couple that was stopped in Auburn for a vehicle violation. Placer County Sheriff Information Officer Dena Erwin says a deputy that happened to have a narcotics dog on board when he stopped the vehicle found an item of interest after discovering the driver was on searchable probation.
Click here to listen to Information Officer Dena Erwin

Birthday-methThe passenger of the car claimed the package was hers so the deputy had to take an extra step.
Click here to listen to Information Officer Dena Erwin

Meth-bag-2-lbsInside the wrapped package was an unusual birthday gift.
Click here to listen to Information Officer Dena Erwin

Donald-David-Owen1Sarah-Marie-Bastin1 Donald David Owen, 46, of Oakdale and Sarah Marie Bastin, 43, of Modesto, were booked at the Placer County Jail on charges of sales and transportation of a controlled substance, plus conspiracy. Owen is being held on $280,000 bail and Bastin’s bail is set at $250,000

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