Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) 11377 H&S Possess Controlled substance, 11550 HIS under influence controlled substance, 30505 PC Felon possessing ammunition
Report Number:
12-9702    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
11377 H&S Possess Controlled substance, 11550 HIS under influence controlled substance, 30505 PC Felon possessing ammunition
Location:
Highway 162 Covelo
When: Date: 04/27/12 Time: 2030
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: people of state
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Anissa Whiteacre 42 Covelo
Suspect #2: Ruben Reyes 43 Covelo
         
Written by: Sergeant Matt Kendall
Synopsis: On 04/27/12 at about 2200 hours Deputies from the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office stopped a vehicle driving into the Hidden Oaks Casino, Covelo Ca. The Driver Anissa Whitacre and passenger Ruben Reyes were found to be under the influence of a controlled substance, Methamphetamine and were arrested. A search of the vehicle revealed several live rounds of firearms ammunition. Whiteacre is a felon and prohibited from possession of ammunition.

Further search of the vehicle revealed Whiteacre also had methamphetamine secreted in a cigarette pack on her person. Reyes was issued a citation and released. Whiteacre was booked into the Mendocino County Jail on charges of possession of methamphetamine, possession of ammunition by a felon and being under the influence of a controlled substance. Whiteacre is held on $15,000.00 bail.
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