Richland Police Arrest Man for Suspected Drug Violation

Richland Police arrest a Pasco man after found sitting in his car and allegedly holding a baggy containing a powdery substance believed to have been methamphetamine.

Officers made contact with 36-year-old Ricky Corby just before 5 AM Sunday after receiving a call that he was passed out in his car on Columbia Center Boulevard near Tapteal Drive.

Corby was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and booked into the Benton County Jail on a 72-hour felony investigation hold.

His vehicle was impounded and a search warrant was obtained.  The baggie was recovered and contained about 10 grams of suspected methamphetamine.  The substance will be sent to the state crime lab for testing.