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Probation search leads to multiple arrests on drug related charges

Posted at 3:55 PM, Mar 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-18 18:55:08-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Three people were arrested on drug related charges in Central Bakersfield on Friday, March 15 following a search by the Kern County Probation Department.

During a search in the area of 2600 Buck Owens Boulevard, officers contacted Tiffany Wilson, Ashley Young and Richard Payne and located burglary tools, indications of drug sales and large amounts of meth and heroin inside their motel room.

Officers arrested and charged the three of them with various drug related charges, possession of burglary tools and resisting arrest. Wilson was also charged with violations of Post Release Community Supervision and Mandatory Supervision.