Sheriff's Check Up On Ex-Cons
Probation compliance searches result in arrest.
Deputies assigned to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station's Community Interaction Team (CIT), in conjunction with the Los Angeles County Probation Department, conducted several probation checks in the Santa Clarita Valley Wednesday.
One of the checks in the 28000 block of Dune Lane resulted in the arrest of a Canyon Country man on felony charges. Deputies report that the suspect was in possession of drugs and ammunition which were violations of the law and/or the terms of his probation.
The suspect, MW/20, was booked at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station on felony charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance (methamphetamine), Convicted Felon in Possession of Ammunition and a misdemeanor charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
He is being held without bail on a probation violation charge.