On 09-25-2007 at 0930 hours the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of Humboldt County Drug Task Force served two search warrants in the Woods Ranch area of Redway. Officers located a commercial indoor marijuana growing operation at one of the locations. Officers arrested a female subject, who was located inside of the indoor marijuana growing structure for cultivation and possession for sales of marijuana. Officers identified the female subject as Christina Mary Dowling age 44 from Redway. Officers seized 1,115 growing marijuana plants and a 45 k/w diesel generator that was supplying electrical power to the indoor marijuana growing operation.
Officers served the second search warrant at a residence that was associated to the indoor marijuana growing operation. Officers did not locate anyone at the residence. Officers have identified at least two others suspects associated with this case. Officers seized $38,000 dollars in cash in this case for possible asset seizure.
This case is still under investigation.