Los Banos police K9 locates pound of cocaine during traffic stop

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A Los Banos man was arrested after a police K9 discovered drugs in his vehicle. 

On the evening of March 7th, officers with the Los Banos Police Department pulled a vehicle over in  the area of Overland Ave. and Rockport Dr.

K9 Maverick was called in to conduct an open air sniff of the vehicle. The K9 quickly alerted officers to the presence of narcotics in the vehicle. 

Officers discovered approximately one pound of cocaine packaged for sales.

The driver, 29-year-old Joshymar Estrada was arrested for various drug violations, and remains in custody at the Los Banos Police Department Jail, with a bail amount of $100,000.

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