Credit: Courtesy Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office
Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Santa Maria man on Thursday, August 4, and seized a massive amount of various illegal drugs, including 17,000 fentanyl pills.
Detectives served a search warrant at a residence in the 100 block of North Curryer Street at around 7 a.m. As a result of the warrant, detectives seized about 17,000 suspected counterfeit opiate fentanyl pills, 22.5 pounds of cannabis flower, 27 grams of MDMA or ecstasy, 218 grams of psilocybin mushrooms, three grams of cocaine, and hundreds of acid tabs.
Some of these dangerous narcotics were found in areas accessible to children living in the residence. Following the search, detectives arrested 21-year-old Victor Olivera-Hernandez and booked him at the Northern Branch Jail for child cruelty, unlawful possession of ammunition, and possession of narcotics for sales. He is being held on an enhanced bail of $250,000.
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Published: August 08, 2022
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