Clatsop County Drug Task Force detectives executed search warrants, resulting in the arrest of five subjects in Warrenton, Tuesday evening. Detectives received information regarding a high volume of drug activity at 112 SW Alder Ct. Warrenton, Oregon. A subsequent investigation corroborated the information, with detectives witnessing multiple subjects known to be involved with drug use frequenting the residence.
Detectives obtained and executed a search warrant at the residence with the assistance of Clatsop County deputies as well as Parole and Probation Officers. Upon entry, multiple subjects were interrupted in the process of smoking heroin, sometimes referred to as "Chasing the Dragon". One subject was apprehended as he attempted to flee out the back door. During a search of the residence, detectives with the assistance of the Clatsop County Drug K9 Unit, located and seized heroin, methamphetamine, scales, packaging material and other drug related paraphernalia. Detectives also located and seized stolen property, including $2,250 in US Savings Bonds and evidence of identity theft linked to different areas of Oregon and Washington.
At the residence, detectives arrested Lindsey Niccole Poulsen DOB: 11/17/90, a resident of 112 SW Alder Ct. Warrenton, Oregon, for Possession of a Controlled Substance Heroin, Possession of a Controlled Substance Methamphetamine, Delivery of a Controlled Substance Heroin and Delivery of a Controlled Substance Methamphetamine, with charges of Identity Theft and Possession of Stolen Property pending further investigation.
Detectives also arrested Alisha Rae Lowenberg DOB: 04/13/88, a resident of 33287 Pine Ridge Ct. Warrenton, Oregon, on a Post-Prison Supervision Violation warrant and Noah David Tollefson DOB: 07/31/80, a resident of 925 Florence St. Astoria, Oregon, on a Post-Prison Supervision Violation warrant. Poulsen, Lowenberg and Tollefson were booked and lodged in the Clatsop County Jail.
Detectives learned Douglas Michael May DOB: 03/13/69, a target of the investigation and resident of 112 SW Alder Ct. Warrenton, Oregon, had left the residence with his nephew, Steven Earl Kerr DOB: 01/25/82, a resident of 1815 SW Young Rd. Port Orchard Washington, just prior to the execution of the search warrant. Deputies were able to locate both subjects at the residence located at 35370 Mudd Ln. Astoria, Oregon and with the assistance of the Clatsop County Patrol K9 Unit were able to apprehend May as he attempted to escape. May was arrested and lodged at the Clatsop County Jail on charges of Delivery of a Controlled Substance Heroin and Delivery of a Controlled Substance Methamphetamine, with charges of Identity Theft and Possession of Stolen Property pending further investigation. Kerr was arrested and booked at the Clatsop County Jail for Possession of Stolen Property. Kerr was then released due to Jail overcrowding.