Location: SB Hwy 99/Armstrong Ave

Incident Date: 8-5-15

Incident Time: 0335

Case Number: 15-9762

Victim: State of California

Posted by: Media Relations

Deputies conducted a traffic enforcement stop on a vehicle with brake light issues. After further investigation the driver was found to have no CA Driver License and had active Madera County Warrants. While Deputies spoke with (S) he displayed symptoms of being under the influence of a controlled substance. A white powdery substance was observed on (S) jeans. It was later determined (S) was under the influence of a controlled substance and in possession of illegal narcotics. While in a County Facility an additional bindle containing a white powdery substance was located on him.

(S) was transported and booked at the Porterville Substation with no further incident.

(S) 24 y.o. Jose Martinez out of Madera County.