Aldergrove House Packed With Pot, Hash, Shotgun And Electrical Hazards
HCSO Press Release
On Thursday, Sept. 5 at approximately 9 a.m. Humboldt County Drug Task Force Agents assisted by the Arcata Police Department and Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office served a Humboldt Superior Court Search Warrant on a residence in the 800 block of Aldergrove Road, Arcata.
When the agents served the search warrant they located Stephen Jerome Wieland, 32 years old inside the residence. When agents initially entered the home they located an over/under shotgun mounted above the front door. A search of the residence revealed an indoor marijuana grow and an outdoor marijuana grow with a total of 313 growing marijuana plants ranging in size from one to six feet.
Agents also located approximately 12 pounds of processed marijuana, three pounds of marijuana bud packaged for sale in one pound bags, approximately a half-pound of hash (concentrated marijuana), packaging material, a money counter, a scale and other indications the marijuana was being sold for profit.
Anyone with information regarding drug related activity is encouraged to contact the Humboldt County Drug Task Force at (707) 444-8095.