Meth, heroin seized; Bend man arrested near Terrebonne


A Bend man arrested last week on drug charges and failing to register as a sex offender.

DCSO had been investigating 39-year-old Dana Johnson for the sales of controlled substances in the county.

On April 8, they learned he would be arriving in the county with possible drugs in his possession.

Detectives spotted Johnson driving a Jeep Wrangler down Hwy 97 near Terrebonne.

Various law enforcement including CATT deputies and DSCO SWAT stopped him at the Ogden Wayside.

DCSO Deputy Ben Bartness and his K9 Masa discovered controlled substances in Johnson’s car, including 3/4 of a pound of methamphetamine and 1/2 pound of heroin.

They also found over $7,000 in cash and a loaded handgun.

Johnson was taken to St. Charles in Bend, where he was given medical treatment, and then booked in the Deschutes County Jail.


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