Sparks Police arrest 5 people on drug charges at a house on Centaurus Way
SPARKS, Nev. (News 4 & Fox 11) —
Sparks Police have arrested five people on various drug charges at a house on Centaurus Way near Vista Boulevard on Tuesday, May 15.
According to Sparks Police, about 10:30 a.m. detectives asked for assistance in serving a search a house in the 6900 block of Centaurus Way.
Sparks Police SWAT was called and assisted detectives in surrounding the house and calling out the suspects.
A marijuana grow was located inside the home along with evidence of a hash oil operation.
Several suspects were eventually detained and later arrested.
Charges include possession of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance for sale, produce/process concentrated cannabis product and child endangerment since a 4 year old child resided in the home.
Arrested were 29-year-old Angel Priego, 27-year-old Kelly Szpila, 23-year-old Eduardo Barrera, 22-year-old Sylvia Chimal and 26-year-old Giovanni Tortoledo.