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Date Released: 5/14/2004
Subject: Marijuana Investigation
Contact: Sgt. Wayne Hanson
Case No#: 200403104
Released By: Sgt. W. Hanson

Location: Hydesville

ON 05-12-2004 THE LIVERMORE POLICE DEPARTMENT ARRESTED A SUBJECT IN THE CITY OF LIVERMORE NAMED KYLE WILSON PALEN AGE 20. WHEN KYLE PALEN WAS ARRESTED IN LIVERMORE, PALEN WAS IN POSSESSION OF 7 POUNDS OF PROCESSED MARIJUANA, $ 10,000 DOLLARS IN CASH AND A LOADED FIREARM. KYLE PALEN IS ALSO ON PROBATION OUT OF ALAMEDA COUNTY FOR A PRIOR DRUG RELATED OFFENSE.

THROUGH LIVERMORE POLICE DEPARTMENTíS INVESTIGATION THEY LEARNED THAT KYLE PALEN HAS A RESIDENCE IN HUMBOLDT COUNTY. ON 05-13-2004 AT 1400 HOURS THE HUMBOLDT COUNTY SHERIFFíS OFFICE DRUG ENFORCEMENT UNIT ASSISTED THE LIVERMORE POLICE DEPARTMENT WITH A PROBATION SEARCH AT KYLE PALENíS RESIDENCE LOCATED OFF THE 3800 BLOCK OF HIGHWAY 36, HYDESVILLE.

OFFICERS LOCATED AN INDOOR MARIJUANA GROWING OPERATION AT PALENíS RESIDENCE IN HYDESVILLE. OFFICERS SEIZED 157 GROWING MARIJUANA PLANTS FROM INSIDE OF PALENíS RESIDENCE THAT RANGED IN SIZE FROM 6 INCHES TO 4 FEET. OFFICERS SEIZED A LOADED SEMI-AUTOMATIC
7.62 X 39 CALIBER RIFLE WITH TWO LOADED 30 ROUND MAGAZINES FROM INSIDE OF THE RESIDENCE.

NO SUBJECTS WERE LOCATED AT THE PALEN RESIDENCE IN HYDESVILLE.

KYLE WILSON PALEN IS CURRENTLY IN CUSTODY IN ALAMEDA COUNTY FOR POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA FOR SALES, POSSESSION OF A LOADED FIREARM, AND VIOLATION OF PROBATION.

 

 

 

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