24.5 Grams of Meth Packaged for Sale Found at Arcata Home
This is a press release from the Arcata Police Department. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On 01/28/17 at about 1317 hours, an officer on patrol recognized a subject that was on probation entering a mobile home in the 1000 block of 7th St. Several officers responded to the residence and contacted Sarah Schultz (34) of Arcata. Schultz was found to have a warrant for her arrest and a search clause as a term of her probation. A fellow resident of the home was identified as Carl Partee (51) of Arcata. During a probation compliance check of the residence officers found 24.5 grams of methamphetamine that were packaged for sale, a .22 CAL semi-auto rifle and drug paraphernalia. Schultz was arrested for her outstanding warrant.
The investigation led the officers to believe that Partee was involved in the sale of a controlled substance, among other violations of the law. Partee was arrested for the following charges:
- 11377 H&S-Possession of a controlled substance
- 11378 H&S-Possession for sale of a controlled substance
- 11366 H&S-Maintaining a drug house
- 11364 H&S-Possession of drug paraphernalia
- 11351 H&S-Possession of a narcotic
- 29800(a)(1) PC-Felony in possession of a firearm
Both Partee and Schultz were transported to the Humboldt County Correctional Facility, where they were booked and lodged.
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