Meth bust near Promenade

PonceA suspected drug trafficker arrested in Thousand Oaks is being held in Ventura County Jail on $200,000 bail.
Oscar Guadalupe Sainz Ponce, 50, was stopped Aug. 2 near the Westlake Promenade with what the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office says was nearly 70 pounds of crystal meth in the trunk of his car.
The Hemet resident was pulled over by a Thousand Oaks patrol car around 8:30 p.m. for an alleged unsafe lane change and failure to signal, TOPD said. The officer learned Ponce had an outstandin...

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