Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) 11378 H&S Poss. methamphetamine for sale, 11352 H&S Poss. controlled substance for sale, 18715 PC Poss. explosive devices, 1203.2 PC Violation of probation.
Report Number:
12-9605    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
11378 H&S Poss. methamphetamine for sale, 11352 H&S Poss. controlled substance for sale, 18715 PC Poss. explosive devices, 1203.2 PC Violation of probation.
Location:
251 Lenore Street, Unit #4, Willits Ca.
When: Date: 04/26/12 Time: 4:30 pm
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: People of the State
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Benjamin Wilson 28 251 Lenore Street, Unit #4 Willits Ca.
         
Written by: Sergeant Bruce Smith
Synopsis: On 04/26/12 Deputies from the COMMET office assisted by a patrol deputy conducted a probation search of Benjamin Wilson, who was living with his grandmother in a senior citizen complex located at 251 Lenore Street, Unit #4, Willits Ca.

Located in Wilson's bedroom were 2 explosive blasting caps, approx. 6 grams of suspected methamphetamine, two digital gram scales, packaging material, 10 Opana ER tablets, 4 Oxycontin tablets, drug paraphernalia and other items. Evidence found at the location showed that Wilson was involved in the sales of a controlled substance.

The blasting caps were turned over to Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Explosive Unit for storage. Wilson was arrested and booked into the Mendocino County jail where he is currently being held, bail is $75,000.
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