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Ventura County Sheriff's Office
Tuesday August 4th, 2020 :: 08:42 a.m. PDT


Fillmore Gang Member Arrested for drug and Weapon Charges

Nature of Incident: Gang Member Arrested
Report Number: 20-99513
Location: 200 Block Olive Street, Fillmore
Date & Time: July 21, 2020
Unit(s) Responsible: Ventura County Post Release Offenders Unit
Ventura County Sheriff’s Pharmaceutical Crimes Unit
(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence

(S1) Martin Quezada Fillmore
On July 21st 2020, the Sheriff’s Pharmaceutical Crimes Unit detectives concluded an investigation into known Fillmore gang-member Martin Quezada who was suspected of drug sales. Quezada is a convicted felon which makes him prohibited from possessing ammunition or firearms. Quezada is currently on Post Release Offender Supervision and considered a Serious Habitual Offender.
Detectives conducted a probation search on Quezada, his residence, and vehicle. At his residence, detectives located a stolen vehicle, narcotics, narcotic sales related indicia, a large capacity magazine, 3 handgun magazines, and over 50 rounds of ammunition.
Quezada was arrested and booked at the Ventura County Sheriff’s Main Jail for 487(d) PC- Grand Theft Auto, 32310 PC- Possession of Large Capacity Magazine,  30305(a)(1) PC- Prohibited Person in Possession of Ammunition, 11351 HS- Possession for Sales of Controlled Substance, 11378 HS- Possession for Sales of Controlled Substance. Quezada remains in custody with bail set at $50,000.
Prepared by: Detective Jonathan James
News Release Date: 08/03/2020  
Media Follow-Up Contact: Detective Jonathan James
Pharmaceutical Crimes Unit
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Booking Photo Release:
Captain Brian Slominski
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Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for this crime.  The caller may remain anonymous.  The call is not recorded.  Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).

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