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East County News Service

July 28, 2015 (Lakeside) – The County’s Hazardous Materials team has condemned a  residence at 9120 Winter Gardens Boulevard in Lakeside , declaring it uninhabitable due to chemicals from illegal drugs found during a law enforcement raid.

Sheriff’s deputies from the Santee station, along with Sheriff’s Special Enforcement Detail, served a search warrant on July 24th at 5 a.m.  Hazmat and County Code Enforcement participated in the search, which found methamphetamines, heroin and drug paraphernalia as well as a stolen trailer and other stolen property. 

Eight people were arrested on charges including  possession of a controlled substance for sale, misdemeanor warrants, being under the influence of a controlled substance, possession of narcotics, possession of drug paraphernalia, auto theft, and possession stolen property.

Detectives from the Santee Sheriff's Station are investigating and more charges may be filed.


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