Release Date/Time: 1/7/2013 4:38 PM
Officers observed an individual on Soledad St acting suspicious and conducting what appeared to be drug sale transactions. After watching this activity for some time, officers approached and contacted Jamal Jackson (23) who dropped multiple bindles of heroin on the ground as the officers got close to the group. Jackson was detained and later arrested on a charge of possession of a controlled substance for sale, heroin.
Royce Curl (30) and Kashif Powell (25), who were sitting in a vehicle next to Jackson, were found to be on parole and in violation of their terms, they were arrested. Joshua Hoye also with the group had a warrant and was cited and released.
Jackson, Curl and Powell were transported to county jail and booked on the listed charges
Release Authorized by: Officer Miguel Cabrera