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BPD: Three people arrested for illegally operating marijuana dispensaries

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Posted at 4:28 PM, Apr 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-04 19:28:06-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Detectives with the Bakersfield Police Department arrested three individuals on Thursday, April 4, following a search warrant for marijuana dispensaries operating illegally in the city.

Following the search warrants, detectives located several pounds of cannabis, currency and paperwork indicating that cannabis was sold.

Bailey Tyler, 21, Jeremy Sanchez, 25, and Matthew Puentes, 24 were arrested for charges related to cannabis sales and illegally operating a marijuana dispensary.

Anyone with information regarding the case is asked to call Detective Karl Martin at (661) 326-3552 or BPD at (661) 327-7111.