Possession of a Controlled Substance

June 16, 2013, 2:22 a.m.

Castro Valley
Case: 1306-2328

Officers received a report that a man was talking to himself and cursing loudly aboard a San Francisco train.  The officers located the suspect based upon his description and initiated a welfare check.  While talking to the officers, the man pulled a BART ticket out of his pocket.  In the process, several pieces of suspected rock cocaine fell out of his pocket and onto the ground.  A search of the suspect revealed methadone and drug paraphernalia.  The suspect was arrested for possession of the controlled substances and for possession of drug paraphernalia.  A sergeant  approved the arrest and debriefed the suspect.  The suspect was booked into Santa Rita Jail. 

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Narcotics