Suspected Drug Dealer Arrested In Newhall
Tip from anonymous informant leads to gang members and dealer arrest.
A suspected drug dealer was arrested Friday when deputies responding to an anonymous online tip found a suspicious vehicle near Placerita Canyon and 12th Street.
Three men with gang affiliations were identified in a group with the suspect, a 21-year old man whose identity is not being released. He was arrested after deputies found baggies of marijuana and methamphetamines in his vehicle.
He was booked at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station on felony charges of possession of marijuana for sale and possession of methamphetamine for sale. He was later released after posting $20,000 bond pending future court proceedings.