Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) Unlawful entry into dwelling and possession of a controlled substance
Report Number:
2012-12305    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
Unlawful entry into dwelling and possession of a controlled substance
Location:
Laytonville
When: Date: 5/28/2012 Time: 1700 hrs
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Mervin Wilson 47 Laytonville, Ca
         
Written by: Lieutenant Kirk Mason
Synopsis: On 5-28-2012, at about 1700 hrs, MCSO deputies were dispatched to a residence located on the Laytonville reservation regarding a possible burglary in progress.

Upon arrival Deputies learned that S-Mervin Wilson was seen crawling through a storage compartment in order to gain access into a trailer. Tribal Police Personnel and California Highway Patrol Officers arrived on scene and detained S-Wilson as he was exiting the trailer.

Upon further investigation by MCSO Deputies it was learned that the trailer was vacant and that S-Wilson was in possession of methamphetamine.

S-Wilson was placed under arrest for unlawful entry into a dwelling and possession of a controlled substance. He was transported to the Mendocino County jail where he is being held on $30,000.00 bail.
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