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Ferndale Police arrest Eureka Man for drugs and DUI

FERNBRIDGE - A Eureka resident was taken into custody after Ferndale Police made a traffic stop and discovered alleged methamphetamine.

Just after 1 am Wednesday, authorities arrested 52-year old Douglas Goodrich on Fernbridge Drive off of Highway 211. The officer stopped Goodrich’s vehicle for a license plate violation. Law enforcement says that during a search, an eighth of an ounce of methamphetamine packaged for sale was found along with other items indicating drug sales. Goodrich was also found to be under the influence and was arrested and booked into the Humboldt County Jail for DUI and a variety of vehicle and drug charges.