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Lake Elsinore: Police arrest 49-year-old man for possession of drugs, drug paraphernalia

A police officer arrested a 49-year-old man for possession of illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia around 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 11 during a search of the man’s residence in the 17000 Block of Browley Street in Lake Elsinore, a Sheriff’s official reported.

Ralph Thompson

Ralph Thompson

Ralph Thompson was questioned by police when they saw him loitering in a residential neighborhood during a routine patrol, according to a Riverside County Sheriff’s report.

An investigation revealed Thompson was on probation. Pursuant to the terms of that probation, the officer inspected Thompson’s home, Sheriff’s Sgt. Marc Cloutier said.

There, drugs and drug paraphernalia were found, according to Cloutier.

It was not immediately clear what quantity or kind of drugs were located within the residence.

Thompson was booked into Southwest Jail.

This investigation is still ongoing. Anyone with information pertaining to the investigation is encourage to contact Lake Elsinore Police Department at 951-245-3300 or after hours and on weekends at 951-776-1099

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