The Pittsburg Police report that on Monday, a simple traffic stop resulted in officers and a K9 locating marijuana and Xanax indicative of sales.
The driver, who was pulled over for a vehicle code violation, by Officer Rose Oreja and K9 Kyra, was found to be on a searchable probation for a previous gun charge. Officers visited the drivers residence where they located additional narcotics and the proceeds from drug sales.
Police say officer Thomas Bryan and his K9 “Duke” assisted by conducting a drug sniff on the money and Duke alerted on the presence of narcotics odor on the bills. Police say drugs and more than $10,000 was seized as a result of the traffic stop.
Information provided by Pittsburg Police.