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Wanted Loleta man found with drugs

FORTUNA- A 25-year-old, wanted in Del Norte county, has been arrested after allegedly being found with drugs. 

At 11:15 p.m. Wednesday a Humboldt County Sheriff's Deputy approached a suspicious vehicle off Sandy Prairie Creek Road with two occupants.

Cory Orsenico identified himself as the driver and a warrant check revealed he was wanted for possession of drugs.

The female occupant of the car told the deputy there was marijuana in the car. In a search, the deputy allegedly found 94 grams of marijuana, 82 grams of hash oil and hydrocodone.

Orsenico admitted that the drugs were his. He was arrested and transported to the Humboldt County Correctional Facility and is being held on $60,000 bail.