Police find 100 fentanyl pills, meth, heroin during arrest in Weld County

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Jose Leos (Credit: Weld County Sheriff’s Office)

WELD COUNTY Colo. (KDVR) — The Weld County Sheriff’s Office announced the seizure of half a pound of methamphetamine, 100 fentanyl pills and 12 grams of heroin during a SWAT Team arrest on Wednesday.

Jose Antonio Leos, 40, was arrested on a first-degree assault charge. The WCSO said Leos severely beat and strangled a woman on Friday.

Leos was arrested at a Greeley storage unit about 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday. The meth and fentanyl were found during the arrest, according to the WCSO.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Weld County Sheriff’s Office at (970) 356-4015 or Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers.

Tipsters can remain anonymous through Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.

Note: The Weld County Sheriff’s Office sent an updated version of a press release that corrected the drugs seized in the arrest.

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