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KCSO: Wasco man, woman arrested after two-week long narcotics investigation

Narcotics Investigation
Posted at 1:00 PM, Sep 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-03 17:27:44-04

WASCO, Calif. — A man and woman have been arrested after a narcotics investigation in Wasco, according to the Kern County Sheriff's Office.

On Monday, after a two-week narcotics investigation, deputies with the Kern County Sheriff's Office Wasco Substation served a narcotics search warrant in the area of 800 D Street.

During a search, deputies said they found around 27 grams of suspected methamphetamine, packaging for narcotics sales, and $24,500 in fake 100 dollar bills.

Officials said 48-year-old Javier Medina, and 26-year-old Victoria Sidhu were arrested for Possession of Narcotics for Sales, Keeping a Residence for the Purpose of Narcotics Sales, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of Counterfeit Currency. Both Medina and Sidhu were booked into Central Receiving Facility.

Anyone with additional information is encouraged to call the Kern County Sheriff’s Office at 661-861-3110 or the Secret Witness Line at 661-322-4040.