WASHINGTON CO., Ore. (KOIN) — Authorities seized a gun, nearly $200,000 in cash and 7 pounds of methamphetamine while executing a search warrant Monday.
It happened at the Quatama Village Apartment Complex where 24-year-old Josue Valdovinos-Moreno was found, Washington County Sheriff’s Office said.
Numerous agencies including the Oregon High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Program assisted in the warrant execution and arrest of Valdovino-Moreno.
A narcotic-detecting K9 found 7 pounds of methamphetamine at the apartment. The street value of the drug was determined to be over $50,000, deputies said.
Authorities also seized a semi-automatic handgun and $194,500 in cash.
Valdovino-Moreno was arrested for delivery of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance. He is currently being held on $50,000 bail.