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Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Release: OSP seizes cocaine, heroin, pills believed to contain fentanyl

From Oregon State Police, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 9 a.m.

On October 31, 2021, at about 10:30 A.M., an Oregon State Police Trooper stopped a black Chevy Camaro on Interstate 5 northbound near milepost 174 for a traffic violation. During the contact, the Trooper observed signs of criminal activity, and a probable cause search of the vehicle was conducted.

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During the search, approximately 7 pounds of Cocaine, 9.8 pounds of Heroin, and 1315 grams of pills, believed to contain Fentanyl, were located inside the vehicle. An Oregon State Police drug detection K-9 assisted during the investigation.

The driver, identified as Timoteo Salomon Evora-Vigil, (21), from Gilroy, CA was arrested for Unlawful Delivery and Possession of Cocaine, Heroin, and a Schedule II Controlled Substance.

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