Mandatory evacuation for both sides of Lower Mad River Road, from Ruth Marina/Journey’s End to Ruth/Zenia Road. :
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:
Methamphetamine and Heroin seized, two arrested in Hoopa
From the Hoopa Valley Tribal Police Department:
On 05/12/2014, while conducting a vehicle investigation at the Tish Tang Camp Ground in Hoopa, Officers located 31 Grams of Heroin, and 11.8 grams of Methamphetamine. Officers arrested Hoopa resident’s Peter Dennis Jackson age 62 and Healani Langley age 55 for possession of a controlled substance for sales, transportation of a controlled substance and other charges including resisting arrest. Officers executed a search warrant of Jacksons home where additional evidence was collected and a third suspect identified as Robby Jackson was found to be in possession of a controlled substance. Robby Jackson was later released with a notice to appear.
The Hoopa Tribal Police Department would like to thank the community for their support and their tips that have helped make this happen. Anyone with information regarding the sales of controlled substances are asked to contact the Hoopa Valley Tribal Police Department at (530) 625 4202.