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Bodhi Tree could serve 117.5 years for murders, attempted murder

Bodhi Tree could serve 117.5 years for murders, attempted murder

You must state your case, and you must prove it. – Aristotle Paul Mann Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – The trio of guilty verdicts against Garberville native Bodhi Tree marked a near-total rejection of defense counsel’s unshakable stand that the prosecution’s murder case did not even begin to allay reasonable doubt. Only Tree’s conviction for second

McK motorcyclist arrested after chase, struggle

City of Arcata PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PAROLEE AT LARGE ARRESTED ON STOLEN MOTORCYCLE AFTER PURSUIT On Tuesday, Aug. 12 at about 1:30 a.m., an  officer with the Arcata Police Department attempted a traffic stop on a motorcyclist for several vehicle code violations in the area of the Arcata Plaza.  The motorcyclist failed to stop

Garbage and disrespect precede Manila stabbing

HCSO Press Release MANILA – On 08-11-2014, at approximately 8:45 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a man stabbed in the chest near the park in Manila.  Deputies and medical personnel responded to the area of the park. Deputies located the victim in the 1800 block of Park Street, Manila. Deputies learned a

Bodhi Tree guilty of murder, attempted murder, firearm use

Union Staff Report HUMBOLDT – A jury today found Bodhi Tree guilty of two counts of second-degree murder with special allegations for the May, 2013 killings of 18-year-old Eureka High student Christina Schwarz and 27-year-old Alan “Sunshine” Marcet. The jury also found Tree guilty of one count of attempted murder in the case of Rhett August,

Cyclist gets doored on H Street

Union Staff Report PLAZA – A bicyclist sustained unknown injuries on the Plaza this afternoon, and was whisked away to Mad River Community Hospital by ambulance. The victim, an adult female, was riding between two parked Arcata Stationers box trucks when a door opened on one of them. The bicyclist, who wore no helmet, struck