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Two Men Arrested After Allen County Drug Task Force And United States Postal Inspector Seize Over 35 Pounds of Marijuana

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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
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: December 3, 2010


Two Men Arrested After Allen County Drug Task Force And United States Postal Inspector Seize Over 35 Pounds of Marijuana

Details:

     The Allen County Drug Task Force assisted the United States Postal Inspector today in the seizure of over 35 pounds of marijuana. United States Postal Inspector Andrew Gottfried was alerted of a suspicious package that came from Phoenix, Arizona to Fort Wayne, Indiana. Officer Chris Kramer’s K-9 partner Blitz of the Allen County Sheriff's Department, did a free air sniff of the package which indicated the presence of narcotics.
     A search warrant was issued for the package. It was confirmed to be marijuana. The postal inspector and the Allen county drug task force conducted a controlled delivery. The two suspects were arrested for possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute.
 
Suspect 1: Jesus Vargas M/H/27
Suspect 2: Carlos Aguilera M/H/28


CONTACT: Lieutenant Steven A. Stone
               Public Information Officer
               (260)449-4954