“Road Rage” incident on Alderpoint Rd leads to shots fired

HUMBOLDT COUNTY, CA. (KIEM)- A 35 year-old gunshot victim is recovering from non-life threatening injuries tonight…

Shots were fired toady at 1 in the afternoon on Alderpoint road near Dyerville loop road. Officers believe this was a road rage incident.

Now officers are looking for a Hispanic male adult approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall with a thin build, wearing glasses. A white male adult with blond hair is also a suspect. The two were last seen driving in a silver single cab dodge truck with metal racks on the back. If you have any other information about this shooting please contact the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office.

HUMBOLDT COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
William F. Honsal, Sheriff
Media Release
Date: 09-14-18 Prepared by: Sergeant G.Allen
Case Number: 201804651 Subject: Gunshot victim
On September 14, 2018 at 1:09 pm, Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a local hospital for a report of a male gunshot victim with non-life threatening injuries. During the investigation deputies learned the 35 year old victim was traveling on Alderpoint Road near Dyerville Loop Road when he was shot during a “road rage” incident.
Suspect #1 is described as a hispanic male adult, approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall with a thin build and wearing glasses. Suspect #2 is described as a white male adult with blond hair. The suspects were last seen driving an older model silver Dodge truck, single cab with metal racks on the back.
This incident is under investigation. Anyone with information about this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office at (707) 445-7251 or the Sheriff’s Office Crime Tip line at (707) 268-2539.