PALMDALE (CBSLA.com) — Investigators say they have found thousands of dollars’ worth of narcotics inside a Palmdale home.
The discovery was made inside a residence in the 37400 block of Laramie Street.READ MORE: Students Welcomed Back To UC Riverside Neighborhood With Mr. Rogers-Style Video
According to authorities, Los Angeles County sheriff’s Deputies were sent to the location to investigate a tip.
Upon arriving on scene, authorities allegedly found several plastic bags filled with methamphetamine. The drugs had an estimated street value of $8,000, authorities said.READ MORE: CDC Advisers Recommend Who Can Get Booster Shots Of Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine
Investigators also discovered cash and other items allegedly related to drug sales.
The suspect, identified by authorities as 35-year-old Jose Lopez, was placed under arrest.MORE NEWS: 'Take It To The Track': Families Of Street Racing Victims Urge Young Drivers To Slow Down And Keep It Legal
It was not immediately clear what charges, if any, he faced.