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Wednesday 09/04/2019 4:55 PM - Narcotics Investigation

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: Narcotics Investigation
Date and Time of Incident: 9-4-19, Approximately 7:00 AM
Place of Occurrence: 3400 block Ocean Boulevard, Cayucos
Victim Information: N/A
Suspect Information: Derek Robin Thane Atkins, 30, Cayucos Carrie Anne Maggard, 39, Cayucos
Details of News Release: On 9-4-19, Coast Station Patrol Deputies and the Sheriff's Office Special Operations Unit served a narcotics-related search warrant at a home in the 3400 block of Ocean Boulevard in Cayucos. During the search warrant, Derek Atkins and Carrie Maggard were located inside the residence. A search of the property located scales, baggies, additional paraphernalia indicative of narcotics sales, and street-level-sales amounts of methamphetamine. Inside the residence, a loaded firearm was located, as well as burglary tools and suspected stolen property. Additionally located during the search warrant was a packaged substance which tested presumptive positive for fentanyl, a powerful and dangerous synthetic opioid. Derek Atkins was arrested for possession of a controlled substance for sale, possession of a controlled substance while armed with a loaded firearm, possession of a firearm by a felon, possession of ammunition by a felon and possession of burglary tools. Carrie Maggard was arrested for possession of a controlled substance for sale and possession of burglary tools. Investigators are in the process of trying to locate the owners of the stolen property.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Wednesday 09/04/2019 4:55 PM