Public urination prompts Paso Robles drug bust
March 24, 2015
Paso Robles police responded to a report of public urination Sunday evening and ended up arresting the suspect for drug offenses.
Around 10:40 p.m., police received a report of man getting out of his vehicle and urinating on the driveway of a home in the 700 block of Tanner Drive. Officers located the vehicle and identified the suspect as Mario Sanchez, Jr., 23, of Templeton.
Officers discovered that Sanchez had approximately one ounce of a substance believed to be heroin, according to a police department news release. They also found money and paraphernalia related to drug sales.
Police arrested Sanchez for possession of a controlled substance for sale and for transportation of a controlled substance and booked him into the San Luis Obispo County Jail.
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