Heroin bust on Berry Summit

Berry Summit - A couple was arrested on Highway 299 after law enforcement discovered over 18 grams of heroin.

Taken into custody were 56-year old Gerald Bruce Hunsucker, Jr. of McKinleyville and a female passenger, 21-year old Jennifer Michelle Seladoki. Wednesday afternoon, deputies conducted a search warrant stop of a BMW driven by Hunsucker, Jr. on Berry Summit.

Authorities found 16.4 grams of heroin under the driver’s seat as well as 11-hundred dollars in cash. A search of Seladoki’s purse also turned up 1.8 grams of heroin and syringes.

Both were booked into the Humboldt County jail then released on their own recognizance. In addition to drug charges, Hunsucker, Jr. was also charged with driving on a suspended license.