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Two wanted for crime spree
Law enforcement agencies throughout Humboldt County are looking for two suspects who allegedly have been on a crime spree.
Last night Monday afternoon, a couple who was threatened with pepper spray at the K-mart parking lot in McKinleyville.
Lance Borgner and Christina Higgins are wanted for chasing the two victims after they tried to get away. Borgner and Higgins allegedly chased the couple to Arcata and rammed their vehicle with a white Silverado pick up truck before the victims found shelter at the Arcata police department.
Now authorities allege Borgner and Higgins are also involved in a high speed chase with eureka police on Sunday.
These are the vehicle descriptions from both incidents provide by authorities:
White Late 1980’s
Chevrolet Silverado Pick Up Truck
Black Mercedes Sedan
California License #7CDA762
Police warn Borgner should be considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with any information is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office 707-445-7251.