EL DORADO COUNTY (CBS13) — A large drug sales bust in El Dorado County has resulted in five arrests, authorities say.
The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office says, last week, their Narcotics Unit served warrants relating to a large-scale illegal drug operation. Exactly where in the county the search warrants were served was not disclosed.READ MORE: State Water Officials Preparing To Make Emergency Cutbacks To Growers And Ranchers
As a result of the search warrants, five people were arrested on numerous felony drug possession and sales charges.
In total, the sheriff’s office says they also seized 6.33 pounds of fentanyl, 2.92 pounds of heroin, .76 pounds of meth, and 200 fentanyl pills.READ MORE: Woman Drowns At Shrinking Folsom Lake, Leaving Young Nephew Alone on Shore
Further, more than $66,500 in cash was also seized by deputies. Four guns were also taken.Illegal Dumping Laws Not Being Enforced Along Tuolumne River As Trash Piles Up
The names of the people arrested have not been released at this time.