San Diego County Sheriff’s Division arrested Jenni Rivera‘s estranged husband Esteban Loaiza on Feb. 09.
As a part of an ongoing narcotics investigation, the previous Los Angeles Dodger’s pitcher was arrested by the members of the Sheriff’s Border Crimes Suppression Crew.
“Throughout surveillance associated to that investigation, Loaiza was seen driving a automobile believed to be concerned within the smuggling of narcotics. Loaiza was contacted throughout a site visitors cease for a minor site visitors infraction after leaving a house within the metropolis of Imperial Seashore,” the San Diego’s Sheriff’s division particulars in a launch info sheet. “A search of the automobile led to the invention of a classy aftermarket compartment used to hide contraband.
“Primarily based on proof obtained throughout the site visitors cease, a search warrant was issued for the Imperial Seashore house which has been leased by Loaiza in early February. The house was simply steps away from an space preschool. The following search of the house led to the invention of 20 kilograms of suspected cocaine which had an estimated worth of about $500,000.”
Loaiza was booked into the San Diego County Jail for Possession of Cocaine Over 20 Kilograms, Possession of Cocaine for Sale, and Transportation of Cocaine. His bail was set at $200,000.
The previous MLB pitcher married Rivera in 2010. The late singer went on to file for divorce in October 2012, sadly she was killed in a tragic airplane crash in December 2015 and the divorce was by no means finalized.