Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) 11378 H&S [Possession of a Controlled Substance for Sales], 11379 H&S [Transportation of a Controlled Substance for Sales], 242 PC [Battery]
Report Number:
2014-17874    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
11378 H&S [Possession of a Controlled Substance for Sales], 11379 H&S [Transportation of a Controlled Substance for Sales], 242 PC [Battery]
Location:
77000 Block of Crawford Road, Covelo Ca
When: Date: 07-07-2014 Time: 8:02 PM
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Rosalee Stewart 59 Covelo, Ca
         
Written by: Sergeant Darren Brewster
Synopsis: On 07-07-2014 at 8:02 PM, Deputies from the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to assist Covelo Tribal Police regarding an assault on a Tribal Police Officer.

When Deputies arrived on scene they were informed the suspect, Rosalee Stewart, had assaulted the Tribal Police Chief, and had been placed under citizen's arrest for the assault.

During the Deputies investigation a commercial quantity of ICE Methamphetamine, which was packaged for sales, was located in the possession of Stewart. Indicia was also discovered which showed the possession of Methamphetamine was possessed for sales.

Stewart was then arrested for the listed violations and transported to the County Jail where she was held in lieu of $35,000.00 bail.
Approved By: Lieutenant Shannon Barney