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Arcata couple with a half pound of dope busted in Benbow

Arcata couple with a half pound of dope busted in Benbow

Humboldt County Drug Task Force BENBOW/ARCATA – On Wednesday, June 2 agents with the Humboldt County Drug Task Force (HCDTF) stopped a vehicle traveling northbound on U.S. Highway 101 in the area of Benbow in Humboldt County.      Agents had obtained a search warrant for the occupants, Matthew Sigler (40 years old from Arcata),

A stop, a chase, citizen intervention, spitting up drugs, a hospital trip, a search warrant and lastly, some coke and heroin

Mad River Union ARCATA – After a month-long investigation special agents with the Humboldt County Drug Task Force (DTF) were granted a search warrant for 42-year-old Tito Bryant, his vehicle and his residence, located in the 500 block of H Street in Arcata. On Thursday, May 4 at 5 p.m., agents located Bryant driving his

Humboldt’s cavernous abyss of drugs

Paul Mann Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Humboldt County’s drug scourge remains stubborn and unyielding, a mirror of the newest red flags hoisted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, the nation’s foremost public health institute. “Heroin is an epidemic in Humboldt County,” Undersheriff William Honsal said in an interview and subsequent

Conviction for heroin, meth possession

Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office EUREKA – Today a jury found 25-year-old Michael Wayne Ayer guilty of receiving stolen property, a felony.  The jury also found the defendant guilty of possessing heroin and methamphetamine, both misdemeanors, as well as displaying a false license plate, an infraction.  The jury was not able to reach a verdict

Drug Task Force grabs huge haul, arrests three

Humboldt County Drug Task Force On Tuesday, Nov. 3, agents with the Humboldt County Drug Task Force, assisted by agents with the Bureau of Land Management, served two Humboldt County Superior Court search warrants in Eureka, Fortuna and Rio Dell. Agents contacted Florencio Hernandez-Hernandez (Age 27), Cesar Licona-Carbajal (Age 22) and Alfredo Santos-Goyosso (Age 20).

Task force takes down alleged heroin house

Humboldt County Drug Task Force ARCATA – On Tuesday, May 5, 2015, Agents from the Humboldt County Drug Task Force, assisted by the Arcata Police Department and drug detecting K-9 Louie from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office, served a search warrant on the 1000 block of 7th Street in Arcata. Inside the residence, agents located

Half a pound of heroin seized during arrest

Arcata Police ARCATA – A Blue Lake man was arrested Wednesday afternoon on Spear Avenue with half a pound of heroin. At about 3:20 p.m, an officer with the Arcata Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 3500 block of Spear Avenue. Based upon the observation of marijuana in the vehicle,