Paso Robles man arrested for selling narcotics
April 11, 2014
Paso Robles police arrested a man Wednesday evening after a search of his home netted methamphetamine and marijuana for sale.
Officers served a warrant in the 500 block of Oak Street in Paso Robles around 5:30 p.m. A search of the home produced 8.2 grams of methamphetamine, 235 grams of marijuana, scales, packaging and two rifles. Police also confiscated $1,700 from the residence.
The officers arrested Jose Luis Echevarria, 35, for possession of marijuana for sale, possession of a controlled substance for sale and for child endangerment. They booked Echevarria in San Luis Obispo County Jail.
The arrest marked the fourth drug bust by Paso Robles police in the last two weeks.