SLO County Sheriff deputies crack down on drugs
September 3, 2011
San Luis Obispo County Sheriff deputies served search warrants on homes in Paso Robles and Oceano on Friday which resulted in eleven arrests for drug and alcohol related offenses.
At 6 p.m., deputies served search warrants on two residences on the 2200 block of Spring Street as part of “Safe Streets.” Deputies found heroin packaged for sale, prescription medications for sale, and methamphetamine.
Deputies arrested Gwendolyn Hawkins, 36, of Paso Robles for possession of heroin and prescription medications for sale, and for being under the influence of a controlled substance; Ryan Phillips, 28, of Paso Robles for possession of methamphetamine; Dana Bailey, 45, from San Luis Obispo for possession of methamphetamine; Tyler Duarte, 23, for possession of a hypodermic syringe, illegal possession of prescription medication, and possession of drug paraphernalia; Christopher Boerner, 30, from Paso Robles for being under the influence of a controlled substance; Leann Ferravanti-Edlin, 51, from Paso Robles for being under the influence of a controlled substance; Jose Luis Acevedo, 24, from Paso Robles for being under the influence of a controlled substance; and Edward Merino, 49, of Paso Robles for public Intoxication.
An hour later, in Oceano, during a search of a home on the 1500 block of 20th Street deputies discovered illegally possessed prescription medications packaged for sales, 25 illegally grown marijuana plants, a 12 gauge shotgun, and a 22 caliber rifle.
Deputies arrested Timothy Robert Woodham, 52, and Robert Kelly Woodham, 27, both of Oceano, for possession of prescription medications for sale, cultivation of marijuana and drug trafficking within 1,000 feet of school grounds.
Deputies served the third search warrant at a residence on the 1300 block of 23rd street in Oceano. During the search detectives arrested William Slane, 59, of Oceano, for possession of drug paraphernalia, giving false information to a peace officer, and a felony warrant for violating the terms of his probation.