Crime Tip Leads to Eel River Valley Drug Arrest

Eel River Valley, Ca., (KIEM)- Just after 10:48 p.m. on January 4th, Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies followed up on a crime tip. A tip, that would lead to the arrest of 32-year-old Jacob Allen Hines.

According to deputies, Hines was at Bear River Casino’s Pump and Pay when officers searched his vehicle. They found drug paraphernalia, methamphetamine, and a firearm. Found in violation of probation, Hines was booked at the Humboldt County Jail.

He now faces charges for a felony warrant, felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and violation of probation.