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Phelan Man Faces 11 Felony Charges

PHELAN-(VVNG.com): A 60-year-old Phelan man was arrested on July 17th following a probation check at 3939 Chevoit Road. The probation check came during the North Fire when the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department High Desert Regional Gang Team was assisting.

Deputies during this time conducted a probation check and discovered drug paraphernalia in open view inside a room of the residence.

Due to the discovery, deputies obtained a search warrant for the residence and through further investigation they located various firearms, explosives, ammunition, illegal narcotics, and items indicative of narcotics sales were located in the bedroom belonging to the suspect, identified as Frank Odum.

Odum was arrested and booked into the High Desert Detention Center for possessing seven firearms, ammunition, seven military grade explosives, five pounds of marijuana, and seven grams of methamphetamine for sale.

On Tuesday, July 21st Odum pleaded not guilty to 11 felony charges. Odum is currently out on bail as of Friday, July 24th at about 3:30 a.m. He is due back in court on Wednesday, July 29th for a pre-preliminary hearing.

 

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