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Two Arrested After Late Night Susanville Traffic Stop

Susanville Police Officers arrested two people Wednesday night after a loaded firearm and suspected methamphetamine were found during a traffic stop.

Deputies from the Lassen County Sheriff’s Office conducted the traffic stop at around 11:00p.m., identifying the driver of the vehicle as 31-year-old Westwood resident Brian Wayne Pitts, and his passenger, 39-year-old Susanville resident Daisy Marie Mayfield.

“Pitts was on active Post Release Community Supervision with search terms,” explains LCSO Captain Mike Carney. “During the course of the stop, Deputies conducted a search of Pitts’ person and located suspected methamphetamine.”

“During a search of the vehicle, Deputies located a loaded firearm inside the glove box. Pitts was placed under arrest and transported to the Lassen County Jail.”

Deputies confirmed an active felony arrest warrant for Daisy Mayfield, and she was placed under arrest and transported to the Lassen County Jail.

“Upon arrival at the jail,” Carney said, “Correctional Deputies located suspected methamphetamine concealed on Mayfield’s person.”

Pitts was booked into the Lassen County Jail on charges including felon/addict in possession of a firearm, prohibited person in possession of ammunition, possession of a controlled substance while armed and revocation of Post Release Community Supervision.

Mayfield was booked into the Lassen County Jail for felon/addict in possession of a firearm, prohibited person in possession of ammunition, possession of a controlled substance while armed, smuggling a controlled substance into a jail and a No Bail Felony Arrest Warrant.

Jeremy Couso
Jeremy Couso
SusanvilleStuff.com Publisher/Editor
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