Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) Possession of methamphetamine, Possession of drug paraphenalia, and possession of a controlled substance
Report Number:
2012-10697    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
Possession of methamphetamine, Possession of drug paraphenalia, and possession of a controlled substance
Location:
Blosser Lane, Willits
When: Date: 5/9/2012 Time: 0100
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Robert Tyson 50 Willits, Ca
Suspect #2: Elizabeth Bishop 49 Willits, Ca
         
Written by: Lieutenant Kirk Mason
Synopsis: On 5-9-2012, at approximately 0100 hours, MCSO personnel were on patrol in the area of Blosser Lane, in Willits, when they observed a vehicle fail to stop at the posted stop sign located at the intersection of Blosser and Meadowbrook.

A traffic enforcement stop was made at which time deputies contacted S-Robert Tyson and S-Elizabeth Bishop. Following a brief investigation it was determined that S-Tyson was under the influence of a controlled substance. Following a search of the vehicle, deputies located marijuana, methamphetamine and a methamphetamine smoking pipe. During a search, incident to the arrest, deputies located additional amounts of methamphetamine on S-Bishop.

S-Robert Tyson was placed under arrest for being under the influence of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. S-Elizabeth Bishop was placed under arrest for possession of a controlled substance and for being under the influence of a controlled substance. S-Elizabeth Bishop was transported to the Mendocino County jail where she was held on $10,000.00 bail.
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