Eureka Police Department<br />Press Release Eureka Police Department
Press Release
Eureka Police Department
604 C Street
Eureka, CA  95501

Phone:  (707) 441-4060
FAX:     (707) 441-4334


Subject :

012722 POP Search Warrant
Contact : Brittany Powell, Public Information Officer, Police    (707) 441-4388
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On January 27, 2022, Detectives with the Eureka Police Department’s Problem Oriented Policing Team (POP) and Special Agents with the Humboldt County Drug Task Force, responded to a residence on the 1400 block of 11th Street in Eureka to serve a search warrant after receiving numerous complaints that 42-year-old Jonah Keef Taylor was selling narcotics and was in possession of firearms.  Taylor is a convicted felon and is prohibited from owning or possessing firearms and ammunition. 


Taylor and four other subjects were detained on the property. During a search of the residence, detectives located a loaded 9mm pistol and an unloaded .357 Magnum pistol.  Detectives also located a recently disassembled Butane Honey Oil lab, approximately sixty-five pounds of marijuana and two large butane tanks. 


One of the additional subjects detained on the property was identified as 53-year-old Charles Steven Flinn of Eureka.  Flinn is on active parole and was found to be in possession of a small amount of methamphetamine.       


Taylor was arrested and booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility for felon in possession of a firearm, felon in possession of ammunition and manufacturing a controlled substance.  Flinn was arrested and booked for possession of a controlled substance and violation of parole. 


Anyone with information about ongoing nuisance properties and/or drug activity is encouraged to contact the Eureka Police POP Team at (707) 441-4373.