Narcotics Investigation Leads to Arrest in Columbus
May 9, 2023 / Nebraska State Patrol
(COLUMBUS, NEB.) — Investigators with the Nebraska State Patrol and SNARE Task Force arrested a Columbus man last week following a narcotics investigation.
Thursday, investigators served a search warrant at a residence at 654 30th Avenue, in Columbus. During the search, investigators located multiple controlled substances, including cocaine, methamphetamine, psilocybin mushrooms, and THC. Investigators also located a firearm.
The resident, Juan Renteria, 25, of Columbus, was arrested for several charges including possession of controlled substances, distribution of controlled substances, and possession of a firearm by a prohibited person. He was lodged in Platte County Jail.