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Woman arrested for sale of meth


March 28, 2018

MESA VERDE, Calif Earlier this month, the members of the Blythe Narcotics Enforcement Team (BNET) began an investigation into the suspected possession of narcotics for sales. On Thursday, March 1, at about 12:31 p.m., BNET served a narcotic related search warrant at a residence within the 17000 block of Pallawalla Road, in the unincorporated area of Mesa Verde.

 

As result of the search warrant, BNET members located over eight pounds of methamphetamine and two pounds of marijuana. Rosario Soto (age 39 of Blythe) was arrested for possession of methamphetamine for sales, possession of marijuana for sales, and possession of marijuana over 28.5 grams. Soto was booked into the Blythe Jail.

BNET is a multi-agency narcotic task force participated in by law enforcement agencies in the Blythe, Palo Verde Valley area. BNET's primary mission is to disrupt narcotic sales and diminish the availability of those drugs, thereby increasing public safety. Citizens are encouraged to report drug activity or information that could lead to the arrest of subjects involved with any criminal activity. Call the Colorado River Station at 760.921.7900 or the Blythe Police Department at 760.922.6111.

Persons charged with a crime are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


BNET is a multi-agency narcotic task force participated in by law enforcement agencies in the Blythe, Palo Verde Valley area. BNET's primary mission is to disrupt narcotic sales and diminish the availability of those drugs, thereby increasing public safety. Citizens are encouraged to report drug activity or information that could lead into the arrest of subjects involved with any criminal activity. Call the Colorado River Station at 760-921-7900 or the Blythe Police Department at 760-922-6111.



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