Search Warrant Leads to Drug Arrest

Over the past several weeks, detectives from the Lake Havasu City Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit, which is part of the Mohave Area General Narcotics Enforcement Team (MAGNET), have been conducting an investigation into a subject selling various types of illegal drugs in Lake Havasu City.

On November 19, at approximately 5:00 p.m., the Lake Havasu City Police Department’s SWAT team and the Special Investigations Unit served a search warrant in the 3100 block of Palo Verde Boulevard North. During the service of the search warrant a usable amount of methamphetamine was located along with several ecstasy pills, Xanax pills, a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

As a result of the investigation, Michael Bradford, a 35-year-old Lake Havasu City resident was arrested and charged with possession of dangerous drugs, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

During his initial appearance, Bradford was held on a $15,000 cash only bond and transferred to the custody of the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office.