Monday, July 6
2:27 p.m. Mancos Deputy Jared Farnsworth made a traffic stop in the 38000 block of U.S. Highway 160. The driver was issued a warning for traffic violations, but the female passenger was found to have violated a protection order and was arrested.
9:46 p.m. Deputy Farnsworth stopped two vehicles simultaneously for traffic violations in the 42000 block of U.S. Highway 160. Both drivers were found to be in possession of controlled substances, and one driver was issued a summons for possession of user quantities of Schedule I drugs, and the other driver was arrested for possessing distribution levels of Schedule I/II drugs. Both vehicles were seized, and the investigation was ongoing.