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Detectives looking for Jacob Rico found more than they bargained for Thursday morning when they knocked on his door in the 24000 block of Joshua Drive in the Tesoro del Valle tract in Saugus.

Rico, 18, was wanted for suspicion of furnishing narcotics to a minor and having sex with a minor under the age of 18. He was arrested when he answered the door. Also at the home was another young adult and four minors who were not in school due to spring break.

According to Sheriff’s Lt. Mark Hershey, the minors were taken home to their mothers. The house, which Hershey said deputies described as “disheveled” was searched and a room dedicated to growing marijuana was found.

Rico was taken to the Santa Clarita Valley sheriff’s station and booked on suspicion of possession of marijuana for sale, cultivation of marijuana, furnishing narcotics to minors and sex with a person under the age of 18.

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5 Comments

  1. Mr Don says:

    He is 18 for some reason I am thinking he may have friends that are close to his own age like 16 or 17 Sheriff’s should go out and get some real criminals and not pick on kids that are just hanging out on there spring break

    • nunyahh says:

      if you are unaware of the facts you should just keep your mouth shut..If that was your daughter that was involved you would have a very different perspective on the events taking place… if this doesn’t open your eyes than you should change your name to Mr dumb a$$

  2. doesntmatter111111 says:

    nunyahh your an idiot. the cops out here picking on kids for smoking some weed is some bull^^^^ especially when this valley has a herion problem that there doing nothing about. that girl that they say was underage. could have been 17 years old which im sure she was. and he was only one year older im sure it wasn a 13- 14 year old girl or the damn media would put it in as “Rape” cause thats what they do.

  3. Kristine Rico says:

    Mr. Don, it’s been a long time since this happened and I appreciate your comments. Jacob has a younger sister…of course there are going to be minors. Unfortunately my son Jacob Rico the”man” that was found with minors I. A drug house died last October.

  4. Kristine Rico says:

    Nunyahh, you are an idiot, doesn’t matter 111111 thank you for looking at the situation from all angles. This was the single worst day of my life until this “man” 18, Jacob Rico, died last year. People need to stop judging. The sheriffs department and L.A. County Fire treated us horribly!!!

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