The Short-Lived Motel Ecstasy of James T. Cisler
APD Press Release
On Thursday, Jan. 24 at 11:26 p.m., the Arcata Police Department received a call from the Motel 6 (4755 Valley West Boulevard) management requesting assistance in removing a disruptive guest from the property.
The disruptive guest was reported to be highly intoxicated and making threats to other guests in the motel. Officers located James T. Cisler, 31, of Eureka walking in front of rooms yelling and banging on doors.
Cisler was placed under arrest for public intoxication. Cisler was found to be in possession of a large amount of a white powdery substance, which later was determined to be about 3.8 ounces of Ecstasy. Further investigation revealed that Cisler also was in possession of one pound of marijuana and a small amount of concentrated cannabis.
Cisler was transported to the Humboldt County Correctional Facility, where he was booked and lodged for possession of a controlled substance, possession of over an ounce of marijuana and possession of concentrated cannabis. Cisler was also booked for public intoxication.
The drugs have an estimated street value of approximately $9,000.