Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Cash seizure and drug arrest near Blackfoot

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

For Immediate Release: 11/15/11 4:15 p.m.
Contact: Lt. Gonzales

On Monday, November 14, 2011, at approximately 5:04 p.m., Cpl. Caldera of the Idaho State Police stopped a 1997 Honda Accord for a traffic violation . The stop occurred on I-15 at milepost 97, which is located in Bingham County. Cpl. Caldera's investigation lead to the arrest of 3 people for Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and the seizure of over $5000.00 in cash. The people arrested were 26 year old Amber Duncan, 24 year old Alan Schoepke, and 27 year old Abraham Nyhart. The suspects were booked into the Bingham County Jail. Cpl. Caldera was assisted by the Blackfoot Police Department. The investigation is ongoing at this time.

Contact Lieutenant Gonzales for further information.