Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) 11377 HS [Possession of a Controlled Substance], 11364 HS [Possession of Drug Paraphernalia]
Report Number:
2014-13754    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
11377 HS [Possession of a Controlled Substance], 11364 HS [Possession of Drug Paraphernalia]
Location:
32000 Block Pudding Creek Road, Fort Bragg
When: Date: 05-28-2014 Time: 11:57 P.M.
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: Richard Edwards 43 Transient Fort Bragg, Ca.
         
Written by: Sergeant Joseph Comer
Synopsis: On 05-28-2014 at approximately 11:57 P.M., Mendocino County Sheriff's Deputies contacted Richard Edwards within the 32000 block of Pudding Creek Road in Fort Bragg after observing him operating a bicycle without required lighting.

During that contact Deputies conducted a search of Edwards’s person and property and located a methamphetamine smoking pipe and a small bag containing approximately 1.9-grams of methamphetamine.

Edwards was arrested and transported to the Mendocino County Jail where he was booked on the listed charges with bail set at $10,000.00.
Approved By: Lieutenant Greg Stefani