Drug Trafficking Complaint Leads to Woman’s Arrest
This is a press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office. The information has not been proven in a court of law and the individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On Monday, April 06, 2015, at approximately 7:15 am, agents with the Humboldt County Drug Task Force, with assistance from the Eureka Police Department’s Problem Oriented Policing Unit served a Humboldt County Superior Court search warrant at 833 H Street, Apartment #1, Eureka, CA.This search warrant was in response to complaints of drug trafficking occurring at the apartment complex, specifically from apartment #1. This was the second search warrant served at the Floyd Squires owned apartment complex in one week.
During the service of the search warrant, agents contacted Tasha Ticheal JANTZ (Age 41) at the residence. JANTZ told agents she was the manager of the apartment complex. During a search of the residence, drug paraphernalia, two digital scales, prescription pills, marijuana, counterfeit US Currency and a small amount of suspected heroin was located. While at the residence, agents sought an additional search warrant for two vehicles that belonged to JANTZ. A Humboldt County Superior Court Judge issued an additional warrant for the vehicles.
During a search of the vehicles, agents located approximately 58 grams of suspected methamphetamine and 50 grams of suspected heroin.
Tasha Ticheal JANTZ was arrested and booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility for possession of methamphetamine for sales, possession of heroin for sales, possession of heroin, possession of marijuana and possession of prescription medication without a prescription.
Anyone with information for the Humboldt County Drug Task Force Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Humboldt County Drug Task Force Office at 707-444-8095.