KSCO Rosamond deputies and Cal-MMETT serve search warrant, seize meth and arrest attorney

3 people charged with various crimes

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - KSCO deputies have arrested three people, one of them an attorney, on several charges in Rosamond.

On Thursday, May 29th, 2014, deputies from the Rosamond Substation conducted a narcotics investigation in the 2500 block of Diamond Street. 

Deputies found Kimberly Stowers, 32, of Rosamond and 58-year-old Jesus Carillo of Rosamond, who is on parole, working inside an empty duplex. 

A search of the duplex took place and a small amount of methamphetamine was located. 

A local defense attorney, 62-year-old Craig Elkin, was contacted just outside the Duplex and was found to be displaying signs of drug influence and was subsequently arrested for being under the influence of a controlled substance.

Just before midnight on Thursday, May 29th, 2014, deputies assigned to the Rosamond Substation assisted by members of the Cal-MMET (California Multi-jurisdictional Methamphetamine Enforcement Team) served a search warrant at the residence.

Deputies seized approximately five grams of methamphetamine, a small amount of marijuana, various packaging, scales, and drug paraphernalia, including numerous methamphetamine smoking pipes.  One of the rooms in the residence also contained over 400.00 in currency and a “pay and owe” sheet.

Elkin was charged the additional charges of possession of methamphetamine, possession of paraphernalia, and delaying a peace officer.  Stowers was charged with the additional charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance for Sales.

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