Mandatory evacuation for both sides of Lower Mad River Road, from Ruth Marina/Journey’s End to Ruth/Zenia Road. :
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:
EPD: Suspect arrested for felony vandalism
From the Eureka Police Department:
Officers from the Eureka Police Department have arrested Scott Joe Cano of Eureka for felony vandalism. Working with information provided by community members, Officer Drake Goodale stopped and contacted Cano who was seen in video surveillance vandalizing (tagging) a wall on 1300 4th Street in Eureka.
The police have identified several other locations throughout the city where Cano may have committed additional acts of vandalism and believe there are several other locations yet to be identified. If community members believe they were victims of vandalism by tagging they are encouraged to call Eureka Police to file a report.