Eureka Man is Arrested Following Several Drug and Gun Charges

EUREKA (KIEM)- Eureka Police arrest a felon who was found in possession of a firearm and drugs.

Around 8 a.m. Monday morning, Officers located a man nodding off in a car along the 800 block of K Street. The man, identified as Benjamin Pearsall, had two warrants. Officers say they searched the car and found nearly a half pound of Methamphetamine, a quarter pound of both Heroin and Marijuana and a loaded handgun.

Pearsall was booked into the Humboldt County Jail for his warrants and the possession of the firearm and drug charges.