Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) 11370.9 H&S, (proceeds from drug trafficking) 14601 H&S and 23222(b) CVC.
Report Number:
12-24218    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
11370.9 H&S, (proceeds from drug trafficking) 14601 H&S and 23222(b) CVC.
Location:
1450 N. State Street Ukiah
When: Date: 9-14-2012 Time: 2200
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: People of the state
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Christopher Eichiner 26 Fortuna, CA
         
Written by: Sergeant Mike Dygert
Synopsis: On 09/14/12 at approximately 2200 hrs., Mendocino County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle driven by Suspect Christopher Eichiner for minor traffic violations.

Deputies contacted Eichiner and discovered his driver's license was suspended. Deputies were also told there was marijuana in the vehicle. Deputies conducted a search of the vehicle and located marijuana and over $90,000 thousands dollars of U.S. currency secreted in snack boxes hidden in the trunk of the vehicle.

Eichiner was arrested and incarcerated at the Mendocino County jail on the listed charges with bail set at $20,000.
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