Two arrested in Sierra Vista meth investigation

Two arrested in Sierra Vista meth investigation
Amanda Davis (left) and Joshua Grant (right)

SIERRA VISTA, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A sixth month investigation by the Cochise County Sheriff's Office Street Crimes Unit ended in multiple arrests Monday night.

Amanda Davis, 22, was pulled over by police for a civil traffic violation in Sierra Vista and a vehicle search was conducted after a canine alerted to narcotics.

Upon search of the vehicle, methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and items consistent with methamphetamine sales were located, according to police.

Davis was arrested and charged with possession of a dangerous drug, possession of a drug for sale, transportation of a dangerous drug for sale, five counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, and use of an electronic device during a drug offense.

Later that evening, the Cochise County SWAT team, Sheriff's Office Street Crimes Unit, and the Drug Enforcement Administration obtained a warrant and searched a residence in the 200 block of Peterson Street in Sierra Vista.

Police seized three ounces of methamphetamine, marijuana, several items of drug paraphernalia, items consistent with methamphetamine sales, and U.S. currency.

Joshua Grant, 32, was arrested and charged with two counts of possession of a dangerous drug, two counts of a dangerous drug for sale, transportation of a dangerous drug for sale, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana, use of an electronic device during a drug offense, and use of a building to sell drugs.

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