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Date Released: 10/22/2012
Subject: Marijuana Investigation Continues
Contact: Lt. Steve Knight
Case No#: 201205185 #2
Released By: Lt. Steve Knight

Location: Titlow Hill

On 10-19-2012, Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies continued to follow up on this case. At 3:00 p.m. they served a Humboldt County Superior Court Search Warrant at a location on Sabertooth Road, Titlow Hill. When deputies served the warrant they discovered 93 growing marijuana plants ranging in size from 5-6 feet tall, along with several hundred pounds of dried marijuana. Deputies contacted a male, who was the property owner and a female (his girlfriend) at that location. Deputies interviewed and released the male and female due to logistical reasons, with the intent of seeking charges against them in the future. Deputies also located information regarding an address at Broken Wagon Lane, Westhaven. Deputies served another Superior Court Search Warrant at that location at 10:00 p.m. Deputies located $21,291.00 in cash and additional dried marijuana at that location.

The case is being submitted to the Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office requesting charges of cultivation and possession for sale of marijuana.



On 10-18-2012, approximately 7:00 p.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies stopped a Chevy Silverado pickup truck at Three Corners Market on Myrtle Avenue for at traffic violation. After stopping the truck deputies smelled the odor of green marijuana in and about the truck. A search of the pickup truck revealed approximately ten pounds of processed marijuana in the pickup truck and $5000.00 in cash. Deputies arrested Linvell Williamson, 37 years old, for transportation and possession of marijuana for sale. His bail was set at $25,000.00. Deputies obtained a search warrant for the suspects residence located in the 3400 block of Donna Drive, Eureka and located another 72 pounds of processed marijuana and approximately $4,000.00 cash.
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.

Mike Downey




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