Erratic driving leads to arrest
A Menifee man was arrested on suspicion of heroin possession after being pulled over by Laguna Beach police for alleged reckless driving, speeding and weaving in and out of traffic at 10:22 p.m. Oct. 25 in the 200 block of South Coast Highway, Sgt. Louise Callus said.
Garrett Vincent Moorhouse, 23, was arrested after a search of his vehicle allegedly yielded three grams of heroin and syringes. He was held on $20,000 bail, according to police records.
Man says he was stabbed by drug dealer
A homeless man told Saddleback hospital employees at 12:11 p.m. Oct. 28 that he had been stabbed in Laguna Beach the night before by a heroin dealer, Callus said. The alleged incident took place on Forest Avenue. The dealer allegedly tried to stab the victim in the belly after the victim punched him in the neck to thwart the attack. The victim had a cut across the palm of one of his hands, Callus said.