Needles, CA: Deputies arrested a person for felon in possession of a firearm, possession of methamphetamine for sales and violation of Post Release Community Supervision.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station, at 10:30 a.m. PT on Monday, August 26th, 2019, deputies conducted a probation (PRCS) compliance check of a person, identified by the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station as 42 year old Bruce Martin, who resides in the 1970 block of Clary Drive in Needles, California.
At the time, Martin was on felony probation for possession of a firearm by a felon.
Upon entry into Martin’s residence, deputies immediately located a loaded firearm.
Deputies continued the probation search and located 1.16 lbs of suspected methamphetamine.
Additional drug paraphernalia and other items consistent with drug sales were also located.
Martin was arrested and booked into the Colorado River Station Jail in Needles, California for PC 29800, felon in possession of a firearm, HS 11378, possession of methamphetamine for distribution and violation of Post Release Community Supervision (PRCS).
Martin is being held without bail.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Deputy Fernando Hernandez or Deputy Chris Clayton of the Colorado River Station: 1 (760) 326-9200.
Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at: 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave information online at www.wetip.com
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