Location: Bent ranch way / Spring St .Earlimart
Incident Date: 10-18-14
Incident Time: 2010
Case Number: 14-90078
Victim: State of California
Posted by: Media Relations
(S)- Jose Beltran 19 YOA resides in Earlimart
On noted date and time, detectives of the Tulare County Sheriff's Dept., South County Gang Violence Suppression Unit, were patrolling the Earlimart area. A vehicle driven by suspect Beltran was stopped for minor traffic violations. Beltran was contacted and was found to be in possession of a substantial amount of methamphetamine that was for sales. A subsequent weight of the meth showed a total package weight of 5.4 grams. Beltran was taken into custody on the listed charges and booked at Tulare County jail facility.