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Search warrant for two motel rooms in Fortuna leads to 5 arrests

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FORTUNA – With a search warrant, the Humboldt County Drug Task Force checked two motel rooms in the same vicinity leaving 5 people arrested after a drug bust in Fortuna.

Around 8:20 Wednesday morning, the Drug Task Force assisted the Fortuna Police Department with a search warrant for two motel rooms in the 800 block of main street.

In one room 47-year-old Jennifer Fuentes was with her 9-year-old son.

7 grams of meth packaged for sales was discovered.

Fuentes was arrested and transported to the county jail for possession and child endangerment.

The child was released to a family member.

In the second room, 22-year-old Rebecca Baker, 27-year-old Robert Cullen, and 29-year-old Terrisa Graham were detained.

Inside the room one ounce of meth, 11 grams of heroin, syringes and a digital scale was discovered, along with a 44-magnum revolver, and a 22 semi-automatic pistol.

This investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with any information related to the investigation is asked to call the Humboldt County Drug Task Force or Sheriff’s Office tip line.