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Interagency Drug Teams Arrest 4 Walla Walla Men on Marijuana Charges
04/12/2010
Sergeant Ty Duby
Oregon State Police - Baker City
Criminal Investigations Division
(541) 523-5868

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Four Walla Walla, Washington area residents were arrested Thursday evening in LaGrande, Oregon during a joint narcotics investigation between the Baker County Narcotics Enforcement Team (BCNET) the Union/Wallow County Drug Task Force and the Blue Mountain Narcotics Enforcement Team (BENT). During the arrests detectives seized about 4 pounds of marijuana worth about $10,000.
 
The arrests are the culmination of two month investigation initiated by BCNET that spanned across county and State jurisdictions. Detectives identified and arrested the following four suspects:
  • Edwin Francisco Sebastian, age 24
  • Rodolfo Daniel Vasquez, age 23
  • Abel Joseph Trejo, age 23
  • Juan Munoz Alejandre, age 23
 
All four individual were lodged in the Union County Jail for Unlawful Delivery and Possession of Marijuana.
 
The three interagency drug teams were assisted during the arrests by uniformed officers from LaGrande Police Department, Union County Sheriff's Office and Oregon State Police.
 
BCNET is comprised of officers from the Oregon State Police, Baker City Police and the Baker County Sheriff's Office.
 
BENT is comprised of officers from the Oregon State Police, Umatilla County Sheriff's Office, Morrow County Sheriff's Office, Pendleton Police Department, Hermiston Police Department, Milton-Freewater Police Department, Umatilla Tribal Police and DEA.
 
Union County Drug Task Force is comprised of officers from LaGrande Police Department, Union County Sheriff's Office and the Wallowa County Sheriff's Office.