MEDFORD, Ore. — Investigators arrested a convicted felon in possession of large quantities of drugs while conducting a probation status check, according to Medford Police.
Detectives from Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement (MADGE) and the Illegal Marijuana Enforcement Team (IMET) learned that 31-year-old Eduardo Quinonez was involved in drug sales within the Rogue Valley, Medford Police said. Quinonez was already on probation for a previous felony conviction, so detectives went along on a probation compliance check to his home in the 1100-block of Wedgewood Drive northwest of Eagle Point.
Medford Police said that investigators found 9.5 pounds of cocaine, 30 pounds of marijuana, eight guns, body armor, and scales and packaging for drug sales. Due to his previous felony conviction, Quinonez was barred from possessing guns or body armor.
Quinonez was charged with Unlawful Possession of Cocaine, Attempted Delivery of Cocaine, Unlawful Manufacture of Cocaine, Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, Unlawful Manufacture of Marijuana, eight counts of Felon in Possession of a Firearm, and Felon in Possession of Body Armor.