Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) 11377 H&S & 1203.2 PC
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11377 H&S & 1203.2 PC
1400 Blk. Sanford Ranch Rd. Ukiah
When: Date: 04/01/12 Time: 2230 hrs.
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: People of the State
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Aurelio Ortiz 44 Ukiah, Ca.
Written by: Sergeant Mike Dygert
Synopsis: On 04/02/12 at about 2230 hrs. Mendocino County Deputies observed a vehicle parked along side the road in the 1400 Block of Sanford Ranch Rd. occupied by two male subjects. The deputy turned on his spot light and observed the passenger male subject identified as Aurelio Ortiz frantically throw an object out the passenger door window. Deputies observed the object Ortiz threw out the window contained methamphetamine. Ortiz was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and violation of his probation. He was incarcerated at the Mendocino County jail for the listed charges with no bail due to the probation violation.
Approved By: Captain Greg Van Patten