Turlock man arrested on drug charges

May 15, 2013 

— Turlock police arrested a 60-year-old man on drug charges after finding him in possession of more than 40 bags of methamphetamine, authorities said.

According to a news release, the Turlock Police Department's narcotics enforcement team served a search warrant in the 1000 block of North Olive Avenue on Tuesday.

Detectives located and seized the individually packaged bags of crystal methamphetamine, totaling more than 30 grams. They say they found additional packaging, cash and other items associated with the sale of narcotics.

Roberto Gamboa was arrested and booked at the Stanislaus County Jail on charges of transportation of methamphetamine and possession of methamphetamine for sales, police said.

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