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Tuesday 06/08/2021 4:44 PM - Narcotics Investigation

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: Narcotics Investigation
Date and Time of Incident: 6-7-21, Approximately 6:30 PM
Place of Occurrence: 300 block of 10th Street, San Miguel
Victim Information: N/A
Suspect Information: Ramiro Alcazar-Barajas, 42, San Miguel
Details of News Release: On 6-7-21, members of the Sheriff's Special Operations Unit, County Probation and Homeland Security Investigations served a search warrant at a home in the 300 block of 10th Street in San Miguel. During a search of the residence, Detectives discovered in the closet of a back bedroom, a large sweatshirt wrapped around a clear plastic bag containing a large amount of cocaine. Additionally, several separate bags containing cocaine were also located within the sweatshirt including a digital scale. The cocaine appeared to be in large chunks, which is consistent with being cut directly from a kilo or brick of cocaine, and is associated with large scale cocaine dealers. Detectives seized approximately one-and-a-half pounds of cocaine with an estimated value of $30,000. Ramiro Alcazar-Barajas was arrested for possession of a narcotic controlled substance for sale and was booked into County Jail.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Tuesday 06/08/2021 4:44 PM