Date: August 14, 2019
Prepared By/Contact Person: (I)Lieutenant Sean Young
The Coalinga Police Department, with the assistance of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Crisis Response Team, executed a search warrant in the City of Avenal yesterday on a known narcotics dealer. The Avenal resident, Juan Carlos Alonzo, was known to have been supplying narcotics to numerous locations within both Kings and Fresno Counties, including Coalinga. Methamphetamine, Cocaine, sales related items, cash, ammunition and a handgun were recovered as a result of the search warrant.
Alonzo was booked into the Kings County Jail for several narcotics and firearm related charges, including Possession of a Controlled Substance for Sale, Possession of a Controlled Substance While Armed, Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Felon in Possession of Ammunition.