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Date Released: 6/11/2012
Subject: Warrant/Drug Arrest
Contact: Lt. Steve Knight
Case No#: 201202838
Released By: Lt. Steve Knight

Location: Garberville

On 06-10-2012, approximately 1:45 a.m. two Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies were driving in a marked patrol car on Redwood Drive, Garberville when they spotted Christian Paige Hernandez, 20 years old, from Garberville. The deputies knew that Hernandez was wanted on a felony warrant and two misdemeanor warrants. All the warrants were for possession of illicit drugs. The deputies contacted and arrested Hernandez near Sprowel Creek Road and Redwood Drive , Garberville. When they arrested her they located a loaded syringe with methampethamine in it, and numerous prescription pills which she did not have a prescription for.

Hernandez was booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility on the arrest warrants, along with fresh charges of violation of three separate probations, illegal possession of a narcotic, illegal possession of a prescription drug, and illegal possession of an illicit drug. She was booked and released on her own recognizance.

Anyone with information for the Sheriffs Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriffs Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriffs Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539. Humboldt County Drug Task Force may also be contacted at 707-444-8095.

Mike Downey




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