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January 22, 2014
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Police seize 3/4 pound of meth

A Monday morning accident involving a Jaguar sedan in South Lake Tahoe resulted in the arrest of a San Mateo, Calif., couple and seizure of 3/4 pound of methamphetamine. Jesus Cruz Torres, 28, Marleni Fuentes-Perez, 22, were allegedly westbound on Lake Tahoe Boulevard when they reportedly veered off the highway at Tata Lane and crashed into a fence and a streetlight. Witnesses to the 11:38 a.m. accident said the two switched places in the car. When police contacted them in the parking lot of a church off Julie Lane, they told police that Fuentes-Perez was driving. Officers became suspicious and …

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