Eureka Police Investigating Homicide on Waterfront Trail

EUREKA, Ca (KIEM)-Police are investigating a homicide after a body was located early Thursday morning along the Eureka Waterfront Trail.

Eureka police responded at around 1 am to a parking lot located at the end of Hilfiker Lane. The Humboldt County Sheriff’s office also responded to the scene. There police located a woman’s body just a few feet from the trail. The woman’s name has not yet been released.

EPD and the Sheriff’s office kept the area closed off until after sunrise. The deceased female was then taken by the Humboldt County coroner.

EPD detectives identified the suspect as 40-year-old Daniella Moore of Eureka. She was arrested and booked for homicide. she is being held on $1 million bond.

It is still an ongoing investigation and more details may be released at a later time.