Search of Man Turned Up Drugs, Money and Loaded Pistol, Said Sheriff’s Office
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 12/10/17 at approximately 3:00 am, Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to the report of a suspicious vehicle traveling back and forth on Felt Road [near
MirandaEureka]. Sheriff’s Deputies arrived on scene and observed an older model blue BMW parked on Felt Road disabled. Deputies exited their patrol vehicles, at which time Travis Michael Anderson began walking away from them. Anderson failed to comply with the deputies orders…Anderson was subsequently detained and searched.
In Anderson’s possession, deputies located $3585.00 in cash, Xanax, Soma, Norcos, 11 grams of Cocaine, a digital scale, and a loaded 9mm pistol. Anderson was arrested and booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility without incident for violation of H&S 11350(a) (Possession of a Controlled Substance), H&S 11351 (Possession of a Controlled Substance for Sales), PC 25850(a) (Possession of a Loaded Firearm), PC 25400(a)(1) (Carry Concealed Weapon in Vehicle), PC 12022(a)(1) (Possession of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony). Bail has been set at $50,000.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office at (707)445-7251.