Cops: Long Beach woman faces drug charges

advertisement | advertise on newsday

A Long Beach woman was arrested on multiple drug charges after a search warrant was executed at her home, Long Beach police said Friday.

Susan Garcia, 62, of 270 Shore Rd., Apt. 22, was charged with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance, and criminal possession of marijuana.

advertisement | advertise on newsday

Long Beach officers executed the search warrant about 11:20 p.m. Thursday, and found a half ounce of cocaine, scales commonly used in drug sales, more than 8 ounces of marijuana, assorted illegal controlled substances (prescription pills), and more than $20,000 in cash that officers seized in forfeiture, police said.

Garcia, a self-employed dog walker/house cleaner, was arraigned in Long Beach City Court on Friday and released on $5,000 bond pending her next court appearance June 6.

The best of Newsday every day in your inbox. Get the Newsday Now newsletter!

Comments now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.

You also may be interested in: