Three Arrested in Arcata
This is a press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On Monday October 30th, 2017, at approximately 1:00 P.M. Humboldt County Drug Task Force Special Agents with assistance from Officers with the Arcata Police Department served a search warrant at an apartment located in the 800 block of K Street in Arcata.
When Agents and Officers arrived they located 21 year old Sarah Arnold, 27 year old Jorge King and 21 year old Gabriel Ramonez. A search of the apartment revealed approximately 1 gram of suspected cocaine, 2 grams of suspected DMT, 1 gram of suspected MDMA, 2 tabs of suspected LSD, 26 grams of suspected psilocybin mushrooms, numerous 8 gram nitrous oxide canisters and one pound of marijuana bud. A digital scale, packaging materials and other evidence associated with the sales of controlled substances were also located inside the apartment. In addition, Agents located $6,920.00 in U.S. Currency that was believed to be proceeds from the sales of controlled substance. This money was seized and subject to asset forfeiture proceedings.
As a result of the investigation Sarah was placed under arrest for possession of a controlled substance. Gabriel was placed under arrest for possession of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance for sale and possession of marijuana. Jorge was arrested for possession of nitrous oxide and maintaining a residence for the purposes of distributing a controlled substance.
All three were transported to the Humboldt County Correctional Facility where they were booked on the above listed charges.
Anyone with information related to this investigation or other narcotics related crimes are encouraged to call the Humboldt County Drug Task Force at 707-444-8095 or the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Tip Line at 707-268-2539.