KKTV 11 News | Colorado Springs, Pueblo | News

Three Arrested In Undercover Drug Bust

By: KKTV Email
By: KKTV Email

Undercover narcotics officers arrested three people and seized $45,000 worth of drugs Thursday.

Officers arrested Eric Vasquez, Bernardo Dizon and Melanie Sheldon at a home on Monica Drive near Jet Wing and Fountain.

Police say the operation involved four undercover buys. During those buys they seized enough marijuana to make more than 10,000 joints, 1,073 ecstasy pills, 30 grams of methamphetamine, 18 grams of psilocybin mushrooms and a .45 caliber assault weapon.

Neighbors say they don't know if drugs were ever sold out of the house, but they're glad it's no longer a possibility.

"The uncomfortable part about that is it can be happening anywhere, any of these houses, on these homes on this street and you just never know," said Marilyn Braswell.


KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.

If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.

powered by Disqus
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 179769851