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25-year-old woman arrested after officials find large amount of drugs, guns

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Posted at 1:25 PM, Dec 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-12 16:25:31-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Kern County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit and the Department of Homeland Security Investigations arrested a 25-year-old Bakersfield woman for possession of a large amount of methamphetamine, heroin, and fentanyl.

On December 12, officials said they executed a search warrant at a home on South Bliss Street in Bakersfield. Investigators reportedly seized the following items:

  • Approximately 34lbs of methamphetamine with an estimated street value of $308,720.00.
  • Approximately 1.45lbs of heroin with an estimated street value of $39,498.00.
  • 1,963 fentanyl pills with an estimated street value of $19,630.00
  • $15,758.00 in currency.
  • Two handguns.
  • A methamphetamine conversion lab.

KCSO announced that Maria Urbina was arrested for felony changes of possession of a methamphetamine lab, possession of methamphetamine for for the purposes of sales, possession of narcotics for the purposes of sales, conspiracy to commit a crime, keeping a residence for the purposes of sales, and possession of a controlled drug while armed.

She was booked into the Kern County Sheriff's Office Central Receiving Facility pending court proceedings.

Officials said the investigation is ongoning.