The following is a press released issued by the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On 04-29-2021 at about 10:22 PM a Mendocino County Sheriff’s Deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle being driven by Raven Young in the approximate 76000 block of Highway 162 in Covelo, California.
A consent search of the vehicle was conducted and the Deputy found a loaded Sig Sauer .40 caliber pistol in a backpack belonging to Young.
The backpack was located in the passenger area of the vehicle. Also in the back pack was a glass methamphetamine pipe and a baggie of crystal methamphetamine.
Young was arrested and booked into the Mendocino County Jail on the listed charges.
In accordance with the COVID-19 emergency order issued by the State of California Judicial Council, bail was set at zero dollars and Young was released after the jail booking process, on her signed promise to appear in court at a later date.