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Kern County Probation arrests Bakersfield man for illegal drug sale

Posted at 3:53 PM, Apr 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-15 18:53:20-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Kern County Probation Department Gang Intervention and Suppression Team arrested a Bakersfield man for illegal drug sale related offenses.

51-year-old Rodney Jenkins was arrested after officers conducted a probation search on Monterey Street on April 11 at around 3:30 p.m. A probation search was conducted of the residence and the associated vehicles.

During the search, officers located over one half pound of methamphetamine and numerous amounts of various prescription pills packaged for sales. Jenkins was arrested for illegal drug sales related offenses.