Two Arrested In Calaveras On Numerous Drug And Weapons Charges

Two Arrested In Calaveras On Numerous Drug And Weapons Charges

Two Mi Wuk Village men were arrested in Calaveras County on numerous drug and weapons charges.  According to the Calaveras Sheriff’s Office, a CHP officer pulled over a speeding vehicle in San Andreas and discovered not only large quantity of drugs and hundreds of cylinders containing THC, but a hidden loaded weapon too.  The traffic stop took place at a local gas station around 10:30 on Sunday night.  After questioning both 21-year-old Garrett Larsen and 20-year-old Richard Tillman both from Mi Wuk Village, the officer uncovered a stash of ten pounds of marijuana, 210 grams of individual packages containing concentrated cannabis, and nearly 650 electronic cigarette refill cartridges containing THC and a concealed handgun.  Larsen and Tillman were arrested without incident and booked in to the Calaveras County Jail on charges of having over 28.5 grams of marijuana, sales, transportation and concealing a loaded firearm.  The pair were issued citations and released from custody after their booking.

Written by KVGC Staff

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