Chop Shop/Possession of Stolen Property/Psilocybin Sales


Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Bryan Berryman

File # A230410016


On Saturday, February 11, 2023, at 7:30 AM, Colorado River Station (CRS) Deputies served a search warrant in the 9600 block of N. Broadway., Blythe. The search warrant was obtained after developing information that there were stolen off-highway vehicles (OHV’s) at the location. Upon arrival, Deputies witnessed Ryan Roeschen (37 years old of Blythe) throw a large plastic bag over the fence into an adjacent residence. Upon examination of the tossed bag, deputies discovered it contained 288 grams of Psilocybin (mushrooms). During the search of the property, three stolen OHV’s (quads) in various stages of disassembly were recovered. The stolen property was later returned to the rightful owners. Roeschen was booked at the Riverside County Jail in Blythe for operating a chop shop, possession of stolen property, and drug sales.

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone with additional information to contact Deputy Alicandro at (760) 921-7900 and reference incident #A230410016. Callers can remain anonymous.

Citizens may also submit an anonymous tip using the Sheriff’s Crime Tips online form.

For media inquiries regarding this incident please contact the Media Information Bureau.

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