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SBSD - Barstow Sheriff's Department
Monday July 9th, 2018 :: 12:34 p.m. PDT


Search warrant leads to the arrest of Russell Gordon for possession of a controlled substance for sales

DATE/TIME: July 6, 2018

INCIDENT: PC 11378 Possession of a Controlled Substance for Sales

LOCATION: 29000 block of Old Highway 58, Barstow

SUSPECT: Gordon, Russell; 58 years old, of Barstow


On Friday, July 6, 2018, at approximately 9:10 am, deputies from the Barstow Sheriff’s Station served a search warrant at a residence located in the 29000 block of Old Highway 58.

With the assistance of Detective Derek Simpson and his K9, Trigger, approximately 3/4 pounds of suspected methamphetamine was located hidden within the residence. Several items commonly associated with the sales of narcotics, including digital scales, packaging material and a large quantity of cash, were also recovered.

The resident, Russell Gordon, was subsequently arrested for possession of a controlled substance for sales and transported to the High Desert Detention Center in Adelanto.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Barstow Sheriff’s Station at 760/256-4838. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at

Refer: Deputy Jordan Zeman

Station: Barstow Sheriff’s Station

Phone Number: (760) 256-4838

Case Number: 081800946

John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

SBSD - Barstow Sheriff's Department
225 E Mountain View St
Barstow, CA 92311

Emergency: 9-1-1

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