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Three Marijuana Transportation Arrests Nevada City

Three arrests Halloween night for transporting marijuana for sale were made by the Highway Patrol in Nevada City. CHP Officer Greg Tassone says officers on patrol observed a driver going over 70 miles an hour on Highway 49/20 between Brunswick Road and Nevada City….

click to listen to Officer Tassone

Tassone says the driver eventually stopped at Boulder and Sacramento Streets where officers smelled marijuana and alcohol. They found one pound of the drug inside the car…

click to listen to Officer Tassone

None of the men are from the local area. The driver is identified as 31-year-old Dominic Perez of San Jose. The other two men are from the San Diego area: James Russell, also 31, and 21-year-old Michael Carter.

(note: booking photos of James Russell and Michael Carter were unavailable)


1 Comment

November 2, 2015

Warren Mcgee

These guys are trimmigrants' it is harvest time people. not all out of state plates you see you see on the road are tourist coming here to enjoy our beautiful Nevada County.

Warren McGee

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