Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) 11377(a) HS-Possession of Methamphetamine, 148(a)(1) PC-resisit delay peace officer, 1203.2 PC-violation of probation, 11550(a) HS-under the influence of a controlled sustance
Report Number:
13-31971    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
11377(a) HS-Possession of Methamphetamine, 148(a)(1) PC-resisit delay peace officer, 1203.2 PC-violation of probation, 11550(a) HS-under the influence of a controlled sustance
Location:
Millview Lane and Zinfandel Drive Ukiah, Ca
When: Date: 9/24/13 Time: 2325 hours
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: People of the State of California
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Dennis Finley 51 Ukiah, Ca
         
Written by: Sergeant Derek Scott
Synopsis: On 9/24/13 at 2325 hours, Mendocino County Sheriff Deputies conducted a consensual contact with Finley at the intersection of Millview Lane and Zinfandel Drive.

The Deputies notice Finley was exhibiting signs of being under the influence of a controlled substance.

When the Deputies began to search Finley, he began running southeast from the location.

At some point while running away, Finley reached into his front pants pocket and threw an approximately 1 gram bag of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) onto the ground.

Finley was apprehended a short distance later and arrested. Finley was determined to be on probation to obey all laws as a condition of his probation terms.

Finley was booked into the Mendocino County Jail on the listed charges where he was to be held in lieu of $10,000.00 bail.
Approved By: Captain Greg Van Patten