Man held on drug charges
Dennis Gibbs, 25 of Madera was arrested by Porterville Police about 9 p.m. Thursday after he was contacted in 1700 block of West Fairhaven.
Police said Gibbs was under the influence of a controlled substance. He was also on active parole through the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitations.
He was booked at the Porterville Police Department on charges of being Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance, False information to a Police Officer and Felony Parole Violation.