Earlier this week, a yearlong joint-investigation led police agencies to the City of Antioch where three people were arrested on a variety of drugs and weapons charges.
Members of the Vacaville Police Narcotics Enforcement Team, Vacaville Police Crime Suppression Team, Antioch Police SWAT Team and the West Contra Costa County Narcotics Enforcement Team served search warrants around noon Wednesday at three homes in Antioch, arresting three men.
- Edward Estrella, 30, Antioch resident
- Stormy Teiger, 25, Antioch resident
- John Lowe, 35, Antioch resident
- 2700 block of Entrada Circle, Antioch
- 3400 block of DiMaggio Way, Antioch
- 4400 block of Null Drive, Antioch
During the services of the warrants, officers discovered over two pounds of methamphetamine, with a street value or between $50,000 and $10,000; almost an ounce of cocaine, with a street value of approximately $1,800; and three pounds of marijuana, packaged for sale. Officers also discovered a loaded handgun at one of the residences according to a press release from Vacaville police Sgt. Rick Elm, supervisor for the department’s narcotics unit.
Arrested in connection with the search warrants were Edward Estrella, 30; Stormy Teiger, 25; and John Lowe, 35. All three are Antioch residents. Estrella was arrested without incident during a high-risk traffic stop in Antioch; Teiger was arrested at one of the homes during the execution of the search warrant; and Lowe was also arrested during a separate traffic stop in Antioch.
Estrella was charged with possession of a controlled substance for sale, and possession of a controlled substance while armed. Teiger was charged with possession of a controlled substance for sale and aiding a person to commit a felony; and Lowe was arrested and booked for possession of a controlled substance for sale; transportation of a controlled
This investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact the Vacaville Police DRUG Tip line at (707) 449-5243.
Source: Vacaville Police Department