Authorities release names in massive drug bust in Eureka and Hoopa
North Coast - An update to the massive drug raid that federal and local law enforcement agencies conducted in Hoopa and Eureka. The names of the arrested have been released.
After nearly a year and a half investigation compiling extensive evidence, Federal Agents, US Marshals, along with the EPD POP Team and Humboldt County Sheriff’s Department served warrants at two different locations. In Hoopa, Agents arrested five individuals on a variety of charges from drug sales to various warrant violations.
Eight were taken into custody in Eureka for a long list of state and federal charges and more warrant violations. This is an ongoing federal and state investigation and more arrests are expected.
Those arrested are listed below with their specific charges.
Peter Dennis Jackson (72) was arrested and booked on federal charges for narcotic sales.
Sally Ferris (34) was arrested of state charges for narcotic sales.
James Pulse (43) was arrested for an illegal weapons violation.
David Lee Moon (26) was arrested on an outstanding warrant.
James Smith (35) was arrested a being a prior convicted felon in possession of firearm ammunition.
The Eureka search warrant teams located and arrested (8) eight adult suspects and cited and released (1) one juvenile suspect.
Ada Dorey (47) was arrested for a state warrant.
Sara Dorey (20) was arrested for a state warrant.
Erick Omar Rodriguez-Vega (23) was arrested and booked on federal charges for narcotic sales.
David Gastelum (25) was arrested and booked on federal charges for narcotic sales.
Sasha Peters (25) was arrested for a state warrant.
Mervena Jones (24) was arrested on state charges.
Tyler Abbott (22) was arrested and booked on federal charges for narcotic sales.
Terry Lange (48) was arrested on an outstanding warrant.