Four people have been arrested following an investigation into meth sales in Lake Havasu City and Parker.
Lake Havasu City Police said Tuesday 29-year-old Havasu resident Tara Cosby and 49-year-old Havasu resident Clint Martin during a traffic stop in La Paz County on Sept. 17. During the stop, deputies with the La Paz County Sheriff’s Department allegedly found 1 pound of meth inside the vehicle. Three days later, officers found information that 2 ounces of meth was located at a home occupied by Martin and Cosby in the 300 block of Sunflower Drive. Patrol officers with Lake Havasu City Police Department served a search warrant at the home, where they uncovered additional meth, marijuana and numerous drug paraphernalia items, according to a press release. Martin was arrested on suspicion of selling drugs and possessing drug paraphernalia. Cosby was arrested on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia. Both are being held in the La Paz County Jail on $5,000 cash-only bonds.
Police also arrested Paul Kornish, 49, of Havasu, and Elysia Espinoza, 27, of Havasu. They were living in a trailer on the property, police said. Kornish and Espinoza were booked into Mohave County on drug charges and held on $5,000 cash-only bonds.