Man Arrested for Package Theft

Roy Leon Moran, 46

EUREKA, Ca. (KIEM) – A man is arrested after stealing a package off a resident’s porch.

Humboldt County Sheriff’s responded to the 2800 block of Hall Ave. on Tuesday, Dec. 10 around 2:30 p.m. in Eureka for reports of package theft that had just occurred.

The victim told deputies that as they pulled up to their residence, a man stole a package from their front porch, and fled the scene in a vehicle.

Deputies located the vehicle on Old Arcata Rd. near the Bayside Cutoff and stopped 46-year-old Roy Leon Moran.

During the traffic stop, deputies found the stolen package inside the vehicle.

Humboldt county Sheriff’s office would like to remind the public to take extra precautions to protect your packages this holiday season.