Traffic stop leads to drug arrests
October 30, 2016
A driver in Alva had the misfortune to be stopped in traffic by a K9 officer. According to court records, Alva Police Officer John Caviness stopped the vehicle on Tuesday, Oct. 25, at Flynn and Hunt Streets. Johnny Briseno of Alva was driving a blue Buick sedan east on Flynn when Caviness noticed the vehicle had a defective rear brake light.
Officer Caviness recognized the name Briseno from previous narcotic investigations. He asked Briseno for his driver’s license and was told he did not have it on his person. Then Briseno located his license, and Caviness went to his vehicle to check o...