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Allen County Drug Task Force Concludes Month Long Investigation with Traffic Stop Arrest

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ALLEN COUNTY
SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

715 S. Calhoun St.  Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone 260-449-7535 Fax 260-449-7915

 

 

 

 

October 21, 2009

 

 

 

Allen County Drug Task Force Concludes Month Long Investigation with Traffic Stop Arrest

 

 

SUSPECT/ARRESTED:         Ernesto Meza

                                                M/H/48

                                                Fort Wayne

 

CHARGES:     Dealing Marijuana                                                              $50,000.00 Bond

                        Possession of a Controlled Substance                                  $2,500.00

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WHEN:            October 21, 2009

 

DETAILS:     On Wednesday, October 21, 2009, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the Allen County Drug Task Force concluded a month long investigation into narcotic trafficking with the arrest of Ernesto Meza.  A traffic stop was conducted on the vehicle that Mr. Meza was driving and a subsequent search of the vehicle was conducted.  During the search detectives located approximately 11 pounds of marijuana.  Mr. Meza was transported to the Allen County Lock-Up with a $52,500.00 bond.

 

 

CONTACT:      Steve Stone

                        Public Information Officer

                        260-449-4954