Paso Robles teen busted with black tar heroin

August 5, 2014

pasopolicePaso Robles police detectives arrested a 17-year-old male Friday who is accused of selling black tar heroin.

Police Special Enforcement Team detectives stopped a vehicle shortly before 5 p.m. for a mechanical violation. The detectives determined that the teen did not have a driver’s license and called for his vehicle to be towed.

When the suspect stepped out of the car, the detectives noticed a large object in the his pants pocket. The juvenile admitted that the object was heroin.

Police determined that the teen was carrying one ounce of black tar heroin, which has a street value of approximately $2,200. The detective also found $648 in cash that he was carrying.

The detectives arrested the juvenile for possession of narcotics for sale and for transportation of narcotics. They booked him in the Juvenile Services Center.



  1. Perspicacious says:

    It still infuriates me that “minors” are not named when they commit crimes.

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  2. kettle says:

    “The Middle East is childs play ” “In the Middle East their chlidren blow up and die”

    That is the most ignorant and racist thing I have heard all week.

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    • Perspicacious says:

      What is so racist and ignorant about that? Explain yourself. I think he made a very good point.

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  3. Jorge Estrada says:

    The Middle East is childs play compaired to the tweekers and heroin promblems at home. In the Middle East their chlidren blow up and die, here your children blow up and live a infectious slow death. Why fund the wars in the Middle East when we can fund the drug war at home?

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    • CharlesInCharge says:

      Fund the drug war at home? The war on drugs has been an absolute failure. Why would we continue to fund it?

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      • MajorityFan says:

        Because Nancy Reagan still wants the country to “Just Say No.”

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