Cutten resident shot after answering front door, suspect wanted

CUTTEN – A male suspect is wanted for attempted homicide after a shooting in Cutten.

The suspect went to a home located on the 4300 Block of Walnut Drive on Friday evening and knocked on the door.

When the resident answered, he shut the door after noticing the suspect had a pistol.

The suspect then yelled, “Where’s the money?” and fired the gun with the bullet going through the door striking the victim in his arm.

He was taken to St. Joseph Hospital for treatment.

The suspect is described as a white male in his twenties, between 5’10’’ to 6’2’’ and 170 pounds with light brown hair.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office.