Location: 1200 block of East Springville Drive Porterville 93257
Incident Date: 1/24/15
Incident Time: 1000
Case Number: 15-00977
Victim: State of California
Posted by: Media Relations
11377(A) H&S – Possession of Methamphetamine
14601.1(a) VC – Driving on a Suspended License
4463(a)(1) VC – Fraudulently Displaying an Incorrect License Plate
Wilson, Ralph (48 Years Old) from Porterville.
On 1/24/14 at 1000 hours, a deputy from the Porterville Substation conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for an equipment violation on the 1200 block of East Springville Drive in Porterville. Upon the vehicle yielding, it was discovered the rear license plate was not the correct license plate for the vehicle and was being fraudulently displayed. The driver, Ralph Wilson (48 Years Old), was contacted and discovered to have a suspended driver license.
During a search of the vehicle, ammunition and methamphetamine were located inside. Wilson is a convicted felon and prohibited from possessing ammunition. Wilson was arrested and booked into the Porterville Substation for the above charges.