Police Seize 37 Pounds Of Marijuana In Fairfield Bust

FAIRFIELD (BCN) – After a month-long narcotics investigation, police on Tuesday seized more than 37 pounds of marijuana, thousands of dollars in drug sale proceeds and a semi-automatic pistol from a Fairfield home.

Police said members of the narcotic investigations unit were looking into drug sales by a man living in the 100 block of Valencia Drive.

The narcotics and gang units served a search warrant at the home at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

During the search, detectives located and confiscated the processed marijuana, a pistol, and approximately $4,500 in cash, police said.

Detectives arrested Cesar Sanchez, 46, for possession of marijuana for sale, police said. Sanchez was booked into Solano County Jail.

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One Comment

  1. life4takin says:

    Boy I’m relieved, I was so worried about marijuana getting into our county. Thank you PD for saving us from marijuana!

  2. Pot Head says:

    A little weed and some pocket change, what’s the big deal?

  3. Feel Good says:

    WHOOPTIE DAM DOO!!!HOW MANY MURDERS HAVE THEY SOLVED???CHUMP CHANGE,SOME WEED THATS DAM NEAR LEGAL,& AN ARM THAT THEY SAY WE HAVE THE RIGHT 2 BARE!!!

  4. Mr. green thumb says:

    wow pd spent tax payers money on a month long investigation and all they cought was a little weed. Hurrayy for the pd i hope they earned some type of medal or at least a blender as a price to take home!!!

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