On August 10, 2017, at about 11:15 a.m., officers with the Eureka Police Department responded to the 2100 block of Madrone for the report of a man passed out in his parked running vehicle. Officers detained the male and identified him as 36 year old Eureka resident, Jesse Hanson.
Hanson was found to be in possession of about two ounces of black tar heroin, one ounce of crystal methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and over $1,300 in US Currency. Hanson was arrested and his vehicle was impounded.
Hanson was transported and booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility for numerous drug related charges (sales and transport), driving under the influence of drugs, and driving on a suspended license.