Wednesday, May 29, 2013

ISP Makes Drug Arrest in Power County

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 05/29/2013 at 10:30 a.m.
Please direct questions to the District Office

On May 25, 2013, at approximately 8:20 am, the Idaho State Police conducted a traffic stop eastbound on I-86 at milepost 29, west of American Falls. Charles McVey, 25 years of age, of Fresno, California, was arrested for trafficking methamphetamine, misdemeanor possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and driving without privileges. The passenger, Michael Medina, 26 years of age, of Colstrip, Montana, was also arrested for trafficking methamphetamine, resisting and obstructing an officer and possession of drug paraphernalia. Approximately 1/4 pound of methamphetamine was seized, with a street value of $4,000.00. They were incarcerated at the Power County Jail.