A pair of Oxnard brothers have been arrested and charged with a multitude of drug crimes. Jose and Jesus Ceja were arrested following an investigation by a multi-agency narcotics task force, which turned up evidence that the brothers were selling drugs.
The Ventura County Sheriff’s Department, the Oxnard Police Department and the West County Street Team executed a search warrant at a home occupied by Jose Ceja. At the time, Ceja was attempting to flee the residence. When he was arrested, police found more than 3 ounces of methamphetamine in his possession.
In addition, police discovered additional quantities of methamphetamine and heroin, and a large sum of cash, consistent with an active drug-selling operation. Jesus Ceja, Jose’s brother, was found inside the home during the search warrant execution. He was under the influence of a controlled substance at the time of the search and was also arrested.
Oxnard drug crimes lawyer
If you’ve been arrested for drug crimes in Oxnard, drug crimes lawyer Robert Helfend is ready to take your case. Mr. Helfend has practiced criminal defense exclusively for more than 30 years, and takes drug cases in Oxnard, Ventura County and throughout Southern California.
Whether you’ve been arrested for simple drug possession, or have been accused of selling drugs, manufacturing drugs or drug trafficking, Mr. Helfend will represent you in court. The majority of people who are serving prison time in California today are there because they’ve been convicted of a drug related offense.
In most cases, drug offenders are non-violent and would be better served by being placed in a diversion program. Mr. Helfend will work aggressively to get charges against you reduced or dropped. If that’s not a possibility, he will work toward the best possible outcome for your case, including alternative sentencing, reduced sentencing or an appropriate diversion program.
Don’t risk becoming a statistic in the California criminal justice system. Work with an experienced drug crimes lawyer like Robert Helfend instead.
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 crimes/murder case.
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