Two Suspects in Custody After Fleeing from CHP During Traffic Stop

Avenue of the Giants, Ca. (KIEM) — Two suspects are now in custody after turning themselves in for fleeing from CHP officers during an attempted traffic stop Tuesday afternoon.

According to CHP, Tuesday night around 8 o’clock, Ivan Soto called CHP and turned himself in. Shortly after, Marvin Rosa also turned himself in.

CHP officers attempted to stop a silver Nissan sedan traveling northbound on Highway 101. The car continued north on Avenue of the Giants then turned onto Jay Smith Road. The vehicle was abandoned and the 2 suspects fled into the surrounding forest.

Both suspects were booked into the Humboldt County Jail without further incident.