The Imperial County Narcotic Task Force conducted a drug sweep in North County this week that resulted in seven arrests, it was reported this morning.
The sweep Wednesday was in Brawley, Westmorland, Calipatria and Niland.
NTF Cmdr. David Forrester said the sweep focused on making contact with people on the streets. He said stops that were made were done based on probable cause.
Of the seven arrested, six were adults and one was a 16-year-old juvenile.
Those arrested were;
· Downey Holcomb, 45, of Niland, on a count of driving on a suspended license
· Eduardo Tello, 31, of Niland, on a count of being under the influence and possessing drug paraphernalia
· Jose Santana, 30, of Brawley, for an outstanding warrant
· David Davila, 36, of Westmorland, for an alleged parole violation and possessing drug paraphernalia