On March 27, Mesquite Narcotics Detectives completed an ongoing investigation involving a local man involved in trafficking and distributing crystal methamphetamines. The suspect of the ongoing investigation had already been arrested during a traffic stop by Mesquite Patrol Officers due to drug paraphernalia charges and was currently being held in custody at the Mesquite Detention Center. While the suspect was in custody, narcotics detectives were able to close their investigation and criminally charge him.
George Joshua Stotler, 34, of Mesquite Nevada, was criminally charged with: One felony count of trafficking a controlled substance (meth). Stotler was also booked on a felony warrant out of the Clark County District Court for possession of a controlled substance.
Due to the felony charge, Stotler was transported and booked into the Clark County Detention Center in Las Vegas Nevada.