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Jurupa Valley: Police arrest 59-year-old man for possession of methamphetamine for sale

Joel Davide Andrew

Joel David Andrew

Officers assigned to the City of Jurupa Valley’s Special Enforcement Team arrested a 59-year-old man who had a zip gun and over an ounce of methamphetamine on his person after an hour search at a residence in the 4000 block of Bain Avenue in Jurupa Valley, a Sheriff’s official reported.

Officers arrived at the residence at approximately 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 17 on a narcotics-related felony arrest warrant, according to a Riverside County Sheriff’s report.

The suspect, Joel Andrew Davis, escaped through the backdoor of the residence as officers approached, Sheriff’s Sgt. Justin Rowan said.

The officers then established a perimeter and searched for Davis on the multi-acre property until they found him one hour later, hiding inside a small doghouse with the drugs and zip gun in his possesssion, according to Rowan.

Davis was arrested without incident and transported to Robert Presley Detention Center.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Officer Christopher Murphy at the Jurupa Valley Station at 951-955-2600

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