Man arrested after stealing bags of candy

EUREKA- A Eureka man accused of stealing several bags of candy and fleeing down Henderson was arrested Monday.

According to the Eureka Police Department, 37 year old Ryan Seil took the candy from a store on the 800 block of West Harris street just before 11 a.m. Seil was asked to leave the store but instead allegedly lunged at an employee and threatened that he had a knife. Seil fled the scene and was located near Henderson and Fairfield Streets. No knife was found but the candy was recovered.

Siel was arrested for robbery and for a felony vehicle theft warrant.