10 arrested in two drug raids in San Luis Obispo, police say

dsneed@thetribunenews.comAugust 17, 2012 

San Luis Obispo police are reporting two separate narcotics raids this week that resulted in 10 arrests.

The first incident occurred Tuesday when police served a search warrant in the 600 block of Tank Farm Road. During the search, methamphetamine packaged for sale as well as drug paraphernalia and two stolen vehicles were found.

The raid resulted in the following arrests:

  • Andrew Cobb, 40, of San Luis Obispo, on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine for sales, transportation of a controlled substance and committing a felony while on bail.
  • Deborah Wing, 53, of San Luis Obispo, on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, resisting arrest, altering the safety tip of a replica firearm and a misdemeanor warrant.
  • Virginia Garza, 46, of San Luis Obispo on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine for sales and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Lydia Aguilera, 31, of Oceano, on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine for sale and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Michele Radich, 49, of San Luis Obispo on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine for sales, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Kathryne Hasek, 43, of San Luis Obispo on suspicion of giving false information to a police officer and misdemeanor warrants.
  • Michael Duffey, 48, of San Luis Obispo on suspicion of possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Nathan Troutner, 47, of San Luis Obispo on suspicion of probation violations.

On Thursday at 7 a.m., San Luis Obispo police served a search warrant in the 200 block of Country Club Drive and found significant amounts of cocaine, marijuana, ecstasy and prescription medications. Police also seized a handgun, a shotgun, a .22 caliber rifle and a significant amount of cash.

Arrested were:

  • Takoma Woodward, 25, of San Luis Obispo on suspicion of possession of cocaine for sale, possession of prescription medication for sale, possession of marijuana for sale and felon in possession of a firearm.
  • Bram Winter, 24, of San Luis Obispo, on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance.

City police were assisted in these arrests by the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office narcotics unit and the California Highway Patrol auto theft task force.

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