Bay City News Service
SANTA ROSA — Police in Santa Rosa on Thursday arrested an Oakland man in connection with narcotics trafficking following a traffic stop.
Oscar Reynaldo Arteaga-Trejo, 25, of Oakland, was arrested on suspicion of felony possession for sale/transportation of fentanyl and methamphetamine, according to the Santa Rosa Police Department.
On Thursday at 2 p.m., an officer conducted a traffic stop of a late model red Lexus IS250 on southbound Interstate Highway 101 near the Rohnert Park Expressway.
During the traffic stop, an officer with a K-9 partner arrived, and the K-9 Ace was alerted to the presence of narcotics inside the vehicle, police said.
During a subsequent search of the vehicle, officers located approximately one pound of fentanyl and a quarter pound of methamphetamine.
The narcotics were located on the floorboard of the vehicle by the driver’s feet.
The driver, identified as Arteaga-Trejo, was subsequently arrested.