On Wednesday, November 11, 2020, the Benton County Sheriff’s Office Street Crimes Unit concluded an investigation involving William Walker Jr, 55, from Corvallis.
Walker, a convicted felon, was arrested and found to be in possession of nearly two ounces of Methamphetamine in total, between his person and residence. Walker also possessed over $1,700 in cash, a digital scale, drug packaging material, multiple restricted knives, and other paraphernalia. Walker was charged with the crimes of Unlawful Delivery of Methamphetamine within 1,000 Feet of a School (x2), Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine – Felony (x2), and Felon in Possession of a Restricted Weapon (x5).
Walker was processed and subsequently released with a citation from the Law Enforcement Center, as our jail was closed, due to overcrowded holding cells and was unable to accept new custodies.
This investigation received vital assistance from the City of Corvallis Police Department and the Linn County Sheriff's Office Linn Interagency Narcotics Enforcement (LINE) Team.