Bakersfield home raided in drug bust

Bakersfield home raided in drug bust

A narcotics task force, which includes deputies from the Kern County Sheriff’s Department, arrested a 31-year-old man on Tuesday on suspicion of methamphetamine, cocaine, and marijuana for the purpose of sales.

Pedro Paredez was arrested after detectives served a search warrant in the 3900 block of Vance Avenue in Bakersfield. The team was made of California Multi-Jurisdictional Methamphetamine Enforcement Team and the Southern Tri-County High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Force.

At the residence detectives located approximately 743 grams of methamphetamine, 194 grams of cocaine, 892 grams of marijuana, and more than $8,000 in cash.

Paredez was booked in to the Kern County Central Receiving Facility.

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