Probation search turns up wanted suspect hiding in bedroom
A Shasta County man was arrested on a series of charges after sheriff's deputies said they found him hiding in a home where they found methamphetamine.
The arrest was made Wednesday night after deputies went to conduct a probation search a home in the 5100 block of Front Street in the City of Shasta Lake.
Deputies said they found 45-year-old John Evans hiding in the bedroom of the home. Evans was wanted for nine outstanding warrants.
A search of the bedroom revealed more than 41 grams of crystal methamphetamine and a digital scale.
The warrants include drug offenses and warrants for failing to appear in court.
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