K9 Detects Drugs in Car, Leads to Narcotics Arrest
Photo: K9 Rip | Courtesy of San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
Originally Published by San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department via Nixle
“DATE/TIME: Wednesday, April 26, 2023
INCIDENT: Penal Code 4753: Bring a Controlled Substance into a California Jail or State Prison
LOCATION: West Valley Detention Center, 9500 Etiwanda Ave., Rancho Cucamonga, CA
SUSPECT(S): Angela Morris, 43-years-old, Resident of Apple Valley
VICTIM(S): State of California
On Wednesday, April 26, 2023, West Valley Detention Center deputies conducted extra patrol in the visitor parking lot and surrounding areas of the facility. Deputy Zachary Carlos and his partner, narcotics detection K9 Rip, assisted and conducted routine vehicle inspections in the jail visitor parking lot.
During a vehicle inspection, Carlos contacted Angela Morris, who was visiting an inmate currently in custody at the facility. K9 Rip immediately alerted on Morris’s vehicle, indicating the presence of narcotics. Carlos conducted a search of Morris’s vehicle and located methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.
Morris was arrested and booked into the West Valley Detention Center for Penal Code 4573 – Bringing a Controlled Substance into a California Jail or State Prison.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact Deputy Z. Carlos at 909-708-8371. Callers who wish to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or leave information on the We-Tip website at www.Wetip.com”