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EUREKA- A Fortuna man who walked away from a Humboldt County Jail Work Crew in Arcata last month is back in custody.

26-year-old Ronald Sanchez was serving a sentence for a parole violation stemming from a burglary when he escaped on June 4th. Then on Saturday morning, a citizen reported an attempted burglary in the Burr Valley area to authorities and identified Sanchez as...

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 07-19-2014, at approximately 9:15 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call regarding three suspects observed trying to break into a neighbor’s cabin in the Burr Valley area. The citizen told the dispatcher there were two males and a female involved, and they were in a black BMW.  The citizen...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
Alderpoint. The suspect has been identified as Matthew Aaron Brown age 30. Brown is described as a white, male adult, 5’-11” in height, weight 200 pounds, with a shaved head and blue eyes.
 
The homicide occurred in the 2000 block of Rancho Sequoia near Alderpoint. The victim and suspect were...
From the California Highway Patrol: 
 
HUMBOLDT, Calif. – On the evening of Sunday, July 20th, a single vehicle traffic collision on State Route 96, north of Hoopa, resulted in a rope technical rescue of a victim who sustained major injuries.
 
At approximately 5:30 p.m., 17 year old Mervin George III of Hoopa was driving a 1995 Jeep...

The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Friday, after receiving citizen tips the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was able to identify the three suspects in the photographs that were released to the press. The investigating deputy arrested Mary Elizabeth Cruz, 51 years old of Eureka at her residence. She was booked into the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Correctional Facility on a...

NORTH COAST- One person is dead after a fire consumed an Arcata home along West End road. And, a man is recovering after a auto racing crash at Redwood Acres. Also, Fortuna Police make multiple arrests over the Rodeo Week weekend.

The following is from the Arcata Fire Protection District:

Arcata Fire Protection District personnel responded to the 9000 block of West End Road, this morning at 11:54 am after receiving a report of a vehicle on fire in the garage of a residence with an occupant trapped. The first arriving engine reported a well involved structure with heavy smoke and fire in the rear of the residence...

NORTH COAST- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide in Alderpoint, the man in his fifties succumbed to his injuries after being reportedly shot in the chest. And three fires are now under control in Weitchpec after multiple agencies fought the blazes. Plus, a parade floated through Main Street Fortuna today as watchers lined the street to watch all the action.

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