8 Mexican nationals arrested in Glenn County drug bust

Oct 22, 2015 4:16 PM by News Staff

Glenn County drug agents arrested eight people after discovering $370,000 worth of drugs at a home near Orland.

Authorities executed a search warrant at 6456 County Road 5, north of Orland, Wednesday. While at the house they found a marijuana grow, 370 pounds of processed marijuana, 2.3 grams of methamphetamine, two loaded guns and more than $5,000 cash.

Eight people were arrested, all of whom are Mexican Nationals. They’ve all been booked into the Glenn County Jail on various drug and conspiracy charges.

The eight arrested are, Ruben Diaz Farias, age 27 of Michoacan, Mexico; Samuel Barreto, age 19 of Colima, Mexico; Ramior Farias, age 33 of Mexico; Jose Santana Gonzalez, age 29 of Jalisco, Mexico; Tomas Morales Flores, age 36 of Veracruz, Mexico; Omar Gomez-Rodriguez, age 21 from Mexico; Alberto Barajas Nava, age 52 of Michoacan, Mexico and Alexis Valdovinos, age 18 of Mexico.


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