Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) 11377 HS [Possession of a controlled substance], 11550 HS [Under the influence of a controlled substance]
Report Number:
2012-25908    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
11377 HS [Possession of a controlled substance], 11550 HS [Under the influence of a controlled substance]
Location:
18000 Block North Highway 1, Fort Bragg
When: Date: 09/29/12 Time: 0035 Hours
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: People of the State
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Christopher Swift 38 17900 North Highway 1 Fort Bragg, CA
         
Written by: Sergeant Joseph Comer
Synopsis: On 09/29/12 at about 0035 hours, deputies made consensual contact with the Suspect Christopher Swift, who was walking along the roadway within the 18000 block of North Highway 1.

During that contact, deputies suspected Swift was under the influence of a central nervous system stimulant. Deputies conducted a drug evaluation on Swift, which resulted in his arrest for being under the influence of a controlled substance.

During a search of his person incident to that arrest, deputies discovered a small bindle containing 0.4 grams (gross field weight) of what field-tested presumptive positive for methamphetamine. Swift was additionally charged for being in possession of a controlled substance.

Swift was transported to and booked into the Mendocino County Jail and booked on the listed charges with bail set at $10,000.00.
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