Kym Kemp / Friday, Feb. 10, 2012 @ 6:42 a.m. / Mendocino, News
Mendocino Marijuana Processors and Grower Charged
Mendocino County Sheriff Press Release: On 02/06/12 COMMET (County of Mendocino Marijuana Eradication Team)went to 2310 Road K, Redwood Valley CA., to conduct followup on an ongoing investigation.
Deputies discovered that the residence was being used to process marijuana and the residence was secured and a search warrant was obtained.
Located at the residence were Karen Spencer, Dakota Nesbitt, James Shook, Bogdan Cristea, Jordan Williams and Mia Miller. A subsequent search of the residence revealed approx. 144 pounds of marijuana drying in a detached garage, 89 pounds of processed bud marijuana packaged for sale, 17 pounds of untrimmed marijuana, scales, packaging material, records, less than a gram of MDMA and $164,456 in US Currency.
Spencer, Newbitt, Shook, Cristea and Williams were arrested and booked into the Mendocino County jail. Mia Miller was released and charges are being submitted to the DA’s Office against her. Megan Champion was determined to be the person living/renting the property and charges are being submitted to the DA’s Office against her.
The investigation is continuing and additional arrests are expected.