Temecula: Probation Search Leads to Narcotics & Weapons Arrest

On 1/10/18 at 9:53 a.m. the Murrieta Police Department Special Enforcement Team conducted a probation check at a residence on the 46800 block of Peach Tree Street in the City of Temecula.

The resident, Evan Brooks, 24 years and a resident of Temecula is on active probation for narcotics related charges.

Inside the residence, officers located narcotics, narcotics paraphernalia commonly associated with narcotics sales, narcotics paraphernalia commonly used for consuming narcotics, ammunition and a hand gun not belonging to Mr. Brooks.

During the probation search, Mr. Brooks became extremely belligerent and made threats towards the officers. Mr. Brooks was placed under arrest for the sales of narcotics, possessing a firearm while in possession of narcotics, violation of probation, and threats made against the officers.

Because of the proximity of Mr. Brooks’ home in relation to a nearby high school, Mr. Brooks was also found to be in violation of 11353.6(g) HS, selling a controlled substance within 1000 feet of a school. Mr. Brooks was booked into the Cois Byrd Detention Center without incident.

Press Release Provided By the Murrieta Police Department