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Jorge Espitia

Jorge Espitia Sentenced

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE On December 10, 2019, Mammoth Lakes resident Jorge Espitia was sentenced to 25 years in the state prison after being convicted of 12 felonies. Most of convictions were for sexual abuse of children and providing methamphetamine to children. The Mono County District Attorney’s Office, in conjunction with the Mammoth Lakes Police Department, […]

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Ramon Figueroa

Big drug bust after routine traffic stop

– From a Bishop Police Department press release On May 3, 2015 at 10:02 pm, Bishop Police Officers conducted a routine traffic stop on a vehicle driven by suspect Julio Rangel. A passenger, Ramon Perez Figueroa, was also inside the vehicle at the time of the stop. The stop was at N. Main Street in Bishop, […]

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Two Reedly men arrested on drug charges

– Press release from Mono County Sheriff’s office On the morning of Saturday, November 29th, 2014, at approximately 7:30 am, Mono County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle traveling southbound on Hwy 395 near SR 108 and Fale Hot Springs. Bertin Cortez-Guzman, age 27, of Reedly, CA, and Jose Becerra-Cortez, age 18, […]

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Officers arrest three for possession of methamphetamine

On Monday, October 6th at approximately noon Agents with the Inyo Narcotics Enforcement Team (INET) contacted Felis Luis Landa Jr. (age 26) of Bishop, Kevin Douglas Elliott (age 24) of Big Pine, and Alberto Verdugo Flores (age 30) of San Diego in the parking lot of the Bishop McDonald’s due to possible criminal activity. During […]

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Arrest on charge of methamphetamine sales

(Press Release) Agents with the Inyo Narcotics Enforcement Team (INET) concluded a drug investigation in the Bishop area into the sales of methamphetamine.  The investigation resulted in one arrest and the seizure of a large amount of drugs. On the evening of Friday, 04/04/2014, INET Agents along with the assistance of the Inyo County Sheriff’s […]

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MONET makes June Lake narcotics arrest

MONET narcotics warrant leads to arrest of a June Lake resident  (by Jennifer Hansen, Public Information Officer) The Mono County Narcotics Enforcement Team (MONET), along with the assistance of the Mono County Sheriff’s Office and the California Highway Patrol (CHP), concluded a narcotics warrant investigation in June Lake. On the morning of Tuesday, February, 11, […]

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Man, mother and a juvenile arrested in multi-agency drug investigation

MONET narcotics investigation leads to several arrests  (press release) The Mono County Narcotics Enforcement Team (MONET), along with the assistance of the Mono County Sheriff’s Office, the Mammoth Lakes Police Department, and the Inyo County Narcotics Enforcement Team (INET), concluded a narcotics investigation in the Town of Mammoth Lakes. During the past couple of weeks, […]

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INET arrests two in Big Pine on meth-related charges

PRESS RELEASE Two Big Pine Residents Arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine for Sales  On November 13th the Inyo Narcotics Enforcement Team conducted a parole check of Michael Steven Frey (28) at his residence in Big Pine.  Also present at the residence during the parole check was Tara Joy Miller (27) of Big Pine.  Narcotics Agents […]

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Bishop Police arrest Arizona man on drug charges

Press Release from Bishop Police Public Information Officer Katie Coffman Date of Event:         May 3, 2012 at 8:53 pm. Type of Event:    11357(c) HS-Possession of over 1 Ounce Marijuana and 11359 HS-Possession of Marijuana for Sale; 11360(a) HS-Transportation of Marijuana for sales; 11364 HS-Possession of Paraphernalia; and $10,000 warrant out of Orange County. […]

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Police arrest Nevada man on drug and burglary charges

Press Release: Date of Event:         March 4, 2012 at 4:39 am Type of Event:    12021(A) PC-Felon Possession of a firearm; 11377(A) HS-Possession of a controlled substance; 11370.1(A) HS-Possession of a controlled substance while armed; 11364 HS- Controlled Substance Paraphernalia; 466 PC- Possess Burglary Tools; and 496(A) PC- Recover known stolen property less than […]

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