Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Tactical Operations Unit (T.O.U) executed a search warrant for the Mohave Area General Narcotics Enforcement Team (M.A.G.N.E.T), a HIDTA initiative, Thursday (9/14) morning, at about 10:00 a.m., at a residence in the 500 block of King Way in Mohave Valley.
During the execution of the search warrant approximately a half pound of methamphetamine, one ounce of cocaine, a half ounce of heroin, nine pounds of marijuana, and four rifles was located. The drugs are estimated to have a street value over $60,000.
The suspect Joseph Carter was known to be a convicted felon who was currently out on bond for theft of means of transportation charges and misconduct with weapons charges. Carter was also wanted in connection with an unlawful flight case that occurred in Lake Havasu City, Arizona.