Crime & Safety
A Topeka man is behind bars after methamphetamine was found in his possession
TOPEKA – According to the police officials, the man was arrested on Wednesday, Aug. 4.
Authorities served a search warrant in an area of SE Liberty St.
During the search, the responding officers found methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.
A 35-year-old man was arrested.
His name is Carlos Retana-Vazquez and he was taken to the Shawnee Co. Dept. of Corrections for possession of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute within 1,000 feet of a school, possession of drug paraphernalia with the intent to distribute within 1,000 feet of a school and acquiring unlawful proceeds from drug transactions.