The Imperial Valley Street Interdiction Team, the Valley's newest law enforcement unit formed to attack drug use, was in the right place at the right time recently.
Executing a search warrant at 283 E. Olive Ave. in El Centro, agents from the team and the Imperial County Narcotic Task Force found 3.7 grams of methamphetamine, 2.6 grams of marijuana and drug paraphernalia inside the home.
One of the residents, Joe Carreon, 18, was arrested during the search on suspicion of possessing methamphetamine for sale.
According to a press release from the interdiction team, agents also reportedly found drugs on another man in the residence, Steven Vasquez, 29, of El Centro.
Vasquez allegedly was in possession of half a gram of methamphetamine and half a gram of heroin. He was arrested on suspicion of possessing the drugs.