An Oxnard man with a felony history faces drug possession and weapons charges. According to the Oxnard Police Department, officers saw a man with a large knife who was also loitering in a residential area.
Police determined that a vehicle parked near the area belonged to the suspect. Officers searched the vehicle and discovered an unregistered loaded handgun, heroin and also drug paraphernalia in the car. Because of his prior felony convictions, the suspect is prohibited from possessing a firearm. Authorities arrested the man and booked him into the Ventura County Jail. He faces three felony weapons charges, and also three misdemeanor drug charges. The suspect posted a bail of $60,000 and will return to court on May 31 for arraignment.
Oxnard drug possession attorney
When you face charges for drug crimes, hire an experienced drug possession attorney like Robert Helfend. Mr. Helfend has nearly 35 years of experience in criminal defense. He takes drug defense cases in Ventura County and throughout Southern California.
The state has recently changed its approach to certain low-level drug offenses. Unfortunately, a past felony history can work against you. That’s why you need an experienced, aggressive defense attorney on your side. Mr. Helfend does not judge his clients based on the charges against them. He simply works hard to provide the best possible defense at all times.
He also manages every case personally, and will not hand your case off to a less experienced attorney. This can happen in a larger, less personal law firm. You’ll always have the benefit of Mr. Helfend’s extensive defense experience. His first priority will be to get the charges against you reduced or dropped. When that’s not possible, he will work toward the best possible outcome for your case.
Contact Robert Helfend or call toll-free at (800) 834-6434, (805) 273-5611, (310) 456-3317 or (818) 591-2809 for an immediate consultation on your Ventura County drug possession case.
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