Blotter, Oct. 31, 2013

Police make big pot haul

Two men were arrested Tuesday near mile-marker 18 on Interstate 70 in Fruita on suspicion of possession of marijuana with intent to sell, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office.

A Mesa County Sheriff’s deputy pulled over George Frederick Chandler, 23, and Cody Ki Williams, 21, both of Manhattan, Kan., on suspicion of speeding and smelled raw marijuana in their vehicle, according to an arrest affidavit. A K-9 officer indicated there were drugs in the car as well, according to the affidavit.

The deputy searched the vehicle and found 20 vacuum-sealed bags of suspected marijuana in the trunk of the vehicle.

The bags of suspected marijuana weighed about 20 pounds, according to the affidavit.

Williams and Chandler were booked into the Mesa County Jail.


According to the Grand Junction Police Department:

■ Someone caused less than $2,000 worth of damage to a vehicle Monday at 537 Melody Lane.

■  Two boys were found to be in possession of a controlled substance Oct. 18 at Grand Junction High School, 1400 N. Fifth St.

■  A boy was arrested on a warrant Oct. 23 at 1129 Colorado Ave. and found to be in possession of suspected illegal drugs.


According to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office:

■  A juvenile was arrested Tuesday at Central High School, 550 Warrior Way, on suspicion of unlawfully carrying a knife on school grounds, obstruction of a peace officer, and possession of drug paraphernalia and less than 2 ounces of marijuana.


According to the Fruita Police Department:

■  Misty Adamsey, 42, and Robert Cook, 57, were arrested Friday on suspicion of unlawfully entering an unoccupied room at the Park Hotel, 150 S. Park Square, and staying there overnight without permission.

■  A sex offense was reported in the city Oct. 22.

■  Two tires on one vehicle were slashed overnight Saturday in the 500 block of Hazel Circle. Estimated damage is $200.


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