Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) 11359 H&S Possession of marijuana for sale, 11358 H&S Cultivation of marijuana, 11360 H&S Sales/transportion of marijuana, 11379.6 H&S Manufacture of controlled substance, 11366.5 H&S Maintain place, 30605(a) PC Possession of assault weapon.
Report Number:
14-5810    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
11359 H&S Possession of marijuana for sale, 11358 H&S Cultivation of marijuana, 11360 H&S Sales/transportion of marijuana, 11379.6 H&S Manufacture of controlled substance, 11366.5 H&S Maintain place, 30605(a) PC Possession of assault weapon.
Location:
Lansing Street, Mendocino Ca, North Whipple Street, Fort Bragg Ca., Middle Ridge Road, Albion Ca., Comptche Ukiah Road, Comptche Ca.
When: Date: 03-04-2014 Time: 11:00 am
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: People of the State
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Robert Love 52 Fort Bragg, Ca
Suspect #2: Dana Howells 26 Comptche, Ca
Suspect #3: Sherry Glaser 53 Albion, Ca
Suspect #4: Larissa Maple 26 Comptche, Ca
Suspect #5: Howard Baker 56 Comptche, Ca
Suspect #6: Kevin Logan 34 Comptche, Ca
Suspect #7: Michael Spradlin 19 Fort Bragg, Ca
Suspect #8: Colton Nation 18 Albion, Ca
Suspect #9: Cassidy Erickson 18 Fort Bragg, Ca
         
Written by: Sergeant Bruce Smith
Synopsis: On 03-04-2014 Deputies from the County of Mendocino, Marijuana Eradication Team assisted by Mendocino County Sheriff Detective Unit, Agents from the Mendocino Major Crimes Task Force, Agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration and Investigators from the District Attorney's Office served four search warrants related to the "Love In It Cooperative" on the Mendocino County North Coast.

Seized pursuant to the search warrants was packaged marijuana, marijuana food items, scales, a money counter, narcotic sales records, five firearms including an assault weapon, items used to manufacture a controlled substance (honey oil via butane extraction method), approximately $65,000.00 in US Currency, approximately 800 growing marijuana plants and other evidence related to the sales of marijuana.

Robert Love was arrested in Mendocino for violation of 11359 H&S, 11358 H&S, 11366.5 H&S and 30605(a) PC, to be held in lieu of $25,000.00 bail.

Dana Howells was arrested in Mendocino for violation of section 11359 H&S and 11358 H&S, to be held in lieu of $25,000.00 bail.

Sheryl Glaser was arrested in Albion for violation of section 11359 H&S, 11358 H&S and 11366.5 H&S, to be held in lieu of $25,000.00 bail.

Larissa Maple was arrested in Comptche for violation of section 11359 H&S and 11366.5 H&S, to be held in lieu of $25,000.00 bail.

Howard Baker was arrested in Comptche for violation of section 11379.6 H&S, to be held in lieu of $50,000.00 bail.

Kevin Logan was arrested in Comptche for violation of section 11379.6 H&S, to be held in lieu of $50,000.00 bail.

Michael Spradlin was arrested in Albion for violation of section 11359 H&S and 11360 H&S, to be held in lieu of $25,000.00 bail.

Colton Nation was arrested in Albion for violation of section 11359 H&S, to be held in lieu of $25,000.00 bail.

Cassidy Erickson was arrested in Albion for violation of section 11359 H&S, to be held in lieu of $25,000.00 bail.

All nine suspects were booked into the Mendocino County jail on the listed charges.
Approved By: Captain Greg Van Patten