Burglary Suspect Arrested in Garberville

GARBERVILLE (KIEM)– A man is arrested following a burglary in Garberville.

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a gas station last Thursday on the 800 block of Redwood Drive for a suspected burglary in progress.

Officers learned 45-year-old, Vicente Ambruster, entered the business and took multiple items before leaving.

Deputies located Ambruster walking along the 700 block of Redwood Drive. The 45-year-old led deputies on a foot pursuit and attempted to enter another business. He used a large rock to break a window. Ambruster refused to obey commands and attempted to throw the rock at the deputies. That’s when they deployed their taser at Ambruster.

He was taken into custody and charged on suspicion of assault of a deadly weapon, felony resisting arrest, felony vandalism, and burglary.