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Date Released: 2/5/2007
Subject: Marijuana Invetigation
Contact: Sg. W. Hanson
Case No#: 200700705
Released By: Sgt. W. Hanson

Location: Ferndale

On 02-03-2007 at 1245 hours the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office and the Humboldt County Drug Task Force served a search warrant at a residence located in the 900 block of Coffee Creek Road, Ferndale. Officers located an indoor marijuana growing operation inside of the residence. Officers seized 117 marijuana plants that were all approximately 10 inches in height. Officers seized 23 pounds of processed marijuana buds that were packaged inside of individual one-pound plastic bags. The 23 pounds of processed marijuana buds has a street value of approximately $ 80,000 dollars.

Officers seized approximately $ 15,000 dollars in cash from inside of the residence for possible asset seizure.

This case is related to an investigation that occurred in the State of Wisconsin recently where Eliah and Gabrielle Dinur-Loranger’s father was arrested for transporting ten pounds of marijuana from California to Wisconsin.

Officers arrested four subjects at the Coffee Creek Road residence for cultivation, possession for sales of marijuana and for criminal conspiracy. The four suspects have been identified as:

Joshua Joel Albrecht age 32
Eno Miriam Neill age 22
Eliah Dinur-Loranger age 23
Gabrielle Dinur-Loranger age 21


This case is still under investigation.