Released: May 30, 2023 - Tuesday, 04:15 PM

Narcotics Investigation

Contact: Tony CipollaPhone: (805) 781-4547Date and time of incident: 5-25-23, Approximately 11:30 PMPlace of Occurrence: Southbound Highway 101, Spring Street offramp, Paso RoblesVictim Information: N/ASuspect Information: Craig Eugene Doll, 50, Grover BeachOn 5-25-23, Detectives with the Sheriff's Special Operations Unit observed a vehicle on Southbound Highway 101 near Paso Robles weaving across the lanes and driving erratically. The Detectives stopped the vehicle near the Spring Street offramp.
The driver was identified as 50-year-old Craig Doll of Grover Beach. Based on Doll's condition and demeanor, Detectives determined he was driving under the influence.
A Sheriff's K9 was brought in to conduct a search of the vehicle. The K9 alerted to several areas of the car. With the assistance of the Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit, Detectives searched the car and located Xanax, meth, a large amount of fentanyl as well as drug paraphernalia indicating narcotics sales.
Approximately 847 grams of packaged fentanyl was located in the vehicle. It's estimated street value is more than $84,000.
Doll was arrested for possession for sale of narcotics, transporting narcotics for sale and being under the influence of a controlled substance.