PETALUMA, Calif. (KRON) — A 69-year-old Petaluma man was arrested on Feb. 28 for allegedly selling fentanyl out of his home, the Petaluma Police Department said in a press release Wednesday.
PPD officers received word that fentanyl was being sold out of a home on the 100 block of West Street. On Feb. 24, officers searched the home and found a bag containing about three ounces of suspected fentanyl, ammunition and drug paraphernalia.
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The officers came back four days later after receiving word that the suspect was home. Richard Crandall, 69, was taken into custody.
Crandall is a convicted felon and is prohibited from owning firearms or ammunition. He was charged with possession of a controlled substance for sale, convicted felon in possession of ammunition, violation of felony probation and possession of drug paraphernalia. He is being held in Sonoma County Jail on a $50,000 bond.
Police shared images (above) of what their search yielded.