The use of a Manteca Police Department drug dog by the Street Crimes Unit detectives Thursday morning located methamphetamine in a home in the 3300 block of Lathrop Road near where it intersects with London Avenue.
Seven Manteca detectives followed leads throughout the day Friday investigating the shooting death of 31-year-old Antonio "Tony" Duenas in the 100 block of Stockton Avenue at about 11:15 p.m. Thursday.
Manteca Police Street Crimes Unit in coordination with a state parole officer arrested a 33-year-old man in a Tuesday afternoon traffic stop with two stolen and loaded hand guns, seven grams of heroin and two grams of methamphetamine.
August 17, 2011|
Staff reports of the
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Danny Martinez, 26, of Lathrop and a 30-year-old friend were beaten and shot in gunfire that erupted around 6:30 p.m. Monday in an industrial park district in the 17000 block of Ideal Parkway East off East Highway 120 just outside Manteca's city limits.
The Street Crimes Unit of the Manteca Police Department confiscated 113 marijuana plants Friday morning valued at $373,000 in addition to methamphetamine, a SKS 7.62 carbine with 300 rounds of ammunition, and over $1,600 in cash.
A high speed pursuit of two murder suspects that began 90 minutes earlier in San Mateo County ended shortly after 9 p.m. Wednesday when a spike strip was deployed on Interstate 5 near the San Joaquin River crossing.
Manteca Police Street Crimes Unit officers took two guns along with a supply of drugs off the streets during a 24-hour period Wednesday and Thursday while checking on the parole status of former inmates, according to police spokesman Jason Hensley.