drug arrestSimon Garcia, 26, of Needles was arrested Friday, June 12 shortly before 8 p.m. on suspicion of possession of a controlled narcotic with intent to sell.

San Bernardino County Sherrif’s deputies reportedly made contact with Garcia while he was walking in the area of B Street and Acoma Street in Needles. During a probation search of Garcia’s person, deputies reportedly found numerous individual bindles allegedly containing small amounts of methamphetamine.

Garcia was placed under arrest and taken to the Needles jail. His bail was set at $50,000.