NCSO Criminal Interdiction Unit makes Fentanyl bust

On March 23, 2021, at approximately 11:51 am, a Sergeant with Navajo County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Interdiction Unit conducted a traffic stop for traffic violations on 3rd Street in the Winslow area. Consent to search the vehicle was requested and granted. A search of the vehicle revealed 16 sandwich bags containing blue pills labeled M30. The pills are suspected of being Fentanyl. It is estimated that there are approximately 16,000 pills. The estimated street value for these Fentanyl pills is approximately $500,000.00.
Felipe Guadalupe-Guerrero (25) and Juan Francisco Estrella-Valdez (22) both of California, were arrested and booked into Navajo County Jail for Possession of Narcotic Drugs, Possession of Narcotic Drugs for Sale and Transportation of Narcotic Drugs. They are both currently being held on a $25,000.00 bond.