ATASCADERO — Detectives from the Atascadero Police Department’s Special Enforcement Team assisted the San Luis Obispo County Probation Department to conduct a compliance check in the 7200 block of Cortez yesterday, Apr. 22 at approximately 3:51 p.m.

The units were assisted by Narcotic Detectives from the SLO Sheriff’s Special Operations Unit and K-9 teams from the Sheriff’s Office and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife.

During the compliance check, a search was conducted, resulting in the seizure of a large amount of Fentanyl.
Officers also located and seized methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, firearms, and ammunition.

The resident, 38-year-old Ryan Stolz, was placed under arrest for being a Felon in Possession of Firearms, Possession of Narcotics, Willful Cruelty to a Child, and Revocation of Probation.


Also arrested was Guadalupe Zavala, 32 years old of Atascadero, for Willful Cruelty to a Child and Being Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance.

Stolz and Zavala were booked into the San Luis Obispo County Jail.