The Del Norte County Sheriff's Office reports that 33-year-old Zachary Scott has been taken into custody by deputies in Curry County, Oregon. Scott was the suspect in an armed robbery at a Subway restaurant in Crescent City and had been at large since August 17th. D.N.S.O. says Scott's arrest came around six this morning after a short pursuit near Whaleshead. He is being brought back to Del Norte County to face charges.
Currently the National Parks, California Highway Patrol, Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office and DNSO have located the second stolen vehicle just North of Orick and are conducting a search for the suspect.
If you are traveling on Hwy 101 be alert and do not attempt to pick up hitch hikers. If you see anyone matching the description please call 911 and report the location.