Arcata police searching for 3 suspects following armed robbery at marijuana warehouse

Humboldt County, Ca., (KIEM) Three suspects are at large following an Armed Robbery of a cannabis warehouse in Arcata.

It happened just after 3 am Monday on the 5000 block of West End Road in Arcata. Officers located a guard who told them he was robbed at gunpoint and tied up by three people wearing masks and dark-colored clothing.

“The suspects made off with his pickup truck and an undisclosed amount of marijuana,” said Sergeant Josh Phinney of Arcata Police. “There is no threat to the public at this time it seems to be a very specific event. Our detectives are actively working this investigation and are following up on every lead we get.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Arcata Police at (707) 822-2428