Taft woman arrested after meth found concealed on her during traffic stop
Man arrested for no license
Last Updated: 284 days ago
TAFT, Calif. -
Taft police arrested two suspects after they found narcotics in their vehicle during a traffic stop on Sunday.
On Feb. 24, Taft Substation deputies conducted a traffic stop which resulted in the arrest of the driver, 26-year-old Jorge Negrete, for driving without a license.
Officials said the passenger, 34-year-old Chandra Lacoy, was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, possession of paraphernalia, and being under the influence of a controlled substance.
Officials said they found about 15 grams of methamphetamine concealed on Lacoy after searching.
Lacoy was also arrested for taken a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of sales, according to police.
Lacoy was booked into the Taft City Jail, and Negrete was issued a citation and released.
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