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64-Year-Old Colfax Man Arrested Weapons Drugs

A 64-year-old Colfax man is facing prosecution on a number of weapon and drug-related offenses. Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal says just prior to the arrest a deputy was parked on the side of Greenhorn Access Road near Highway 174…

click to listen to Sheriff Royal

Royal says Edward Swanson was weaving on the road, so the deputy pulled him over. The deputy soon learned that Swanson was on searchable probation for prior arrests. So he searched the inside of the car and first found various weapons…

click to listen to Sheriff Royal

Suspected marijuana and methamphetamine, along with ammunition, were also found, among other items. Swanson is charged with five felonies and four misdemeanors, but was not charged with being under the influence.

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