Three Buena Vista residents were arrested at a South San Juan Avenue address March 15 for suspected possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.
“Officers of the Buena Vista Police Department seized a substantial quantity of suspected methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia from this residence,” a press release states.
Alva Maria Alvey, 39, Jason Scott Hays, 37, and Ora Michelle Earl, 19, all of Buena Vista, were arrested.
Investigator Sam Livingston, with BVPD, said the substance had undergone a presumptive drug test and the BVPD believes it to be real.
“We will continue to maintain our vigilance to find methamphetamine in the community and to keep our citizens safe,” Livingston said.
Alvey was arrested for unlawful distribution of a schedule II controlled substance, unlawful possession of a schedule II controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, child abuse and possession of a schedule IV controlled substance.
Hays and Earl were arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia, child abuse and unlawful use of a controlled substance.
The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office assisted with the investigation.