Press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:
On Thursday, at approximately 10 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Deputies assisted by the Humboldt County Drug Task Force, served a Humboldt County Superior Court search warrant on a residence and three properties approximately eight miles out Burr Valley Road, Dinsmore. When deputies arrived they located and detained three people. They were identified as Conor Quinn Rogers, 26 years old, Brooke Ariel Sanders, 23 years old and Amanda Leigh Lasorsa, 24 years old, all three were from Long Island, New York. The suspects told the deputies they moved into the area to grow and sell marijuana.
When deputies searched the property they located 449 growing marijuana plants ranging in size from 3 feet tall to 6 feet tall. They also located three pounds of processed marijuana and $12,750.
All three suspects were arrested for possession and possession for sale of marijuana. They were transported and booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility. Their bail was set at $25,000.
Anyone with information for the Sheriffs Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriffs Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriffs Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539.