A Napa man who allegedly rode a bicycle erratically was arrested Friday night on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance, police said.

Just before 10 p.m., police allegedly witnessed Joel Enrique Hernandez, 28, riding a bicycle erratically in an apartment complex in the 2400 block of Old Sonoma Road, police said.

Hernandez allegedly agreed to a search and told officers he was in possession of cocaine, police said. Officers found a small baggie of suspected cocaine in his wallet.

Hernandez was arrested on suspicion of possessing cocaine and for an outstanding warrant for an alleged probation violation in Marin County, police said. He was booked into the Napa jail.

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Bryan Poli

Ride bicycle to BottleRock, and paint sharrows on Silverado Trail at Hagen Road. Do not text and drive. Give 3 feet clearance to pass a bicycle and slow down when driving with bicycle present. Don't do drugs and use bicycle lights in daytime. Take the bicycle out of the garage and donate it or get it fixed. Check out "Bike Party" and go for a night ride. Pick a route on Google Maps bicycle mode and see the neighborhood. Ride naked.

See you at BottleRock

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