Tag Archives: arson

APD: Arson suspect arrested

City of Arcata PRESS RELEASE ARCATA – On Sunday, Oct. 21 at about 1:05 p.m., officers with the Arcata Police Department were dispatched to the Intermodal Transit Facility (ITF), 925 E St., on the report of a fire at that location. It was determined that an unknown subject had lit someone’s personal property on fire

Man injured in Presbyterian Church arson

City of Arcata PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MAN INJURED IN ARSON FIRE On 9-16-17 at 2103 hours, Officers from the Arcata Police Department responded to assist the Arcata Fire Department with a structure fire at the Presbyterian Church located on G St at 11th St. Upon the officer’s arrival, they located a 28-year-old male victim

Trailer arson, domestic violence investigated in Orick

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office ORICK – On Thursday, April 28, at about 10:45 p.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Hufford Road in Orick for a possible arson. Upon arrival, deputies met with a 43-year-old female victim. The victim stated that 38-year-old Erin Renee Jones-Martin attempted to set her trailer on fire. Deputies observed a

Suspect arrested in Blue Lake arson case

Mad River Union BLUE LAKE – A Blue Lake man with a history of mental health problems was arrested early this morning for allegedly burning down his own house. The Blue Lake Fire Department, with the assistance of the Fieldbrook Fire Department and Arcata Fire District, responded to the 300 block of Blue Lake Boulevard

Septuagenarian arson suspect arrested

City of Arcata PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WEST VIRGINIA MAN ARRESTED FOR ARSON At 5:30 a.m. this morning a small trash can fire was reported in the area of 9th and H Streets in Arcata. Police and Fire Departments responded immediately and the fire was quickly extinguished. Several minutes later, a second small fire was

Arrest in McKinleyville arson fire

Arcata Fire Press Release McKINLKEYVILLE – A Fortuna woman was arrested Wednesday, June 25 in connection to a blaze that caused more than $280,000 in damages to a home on Columbus Avenue. Jennifer Gibbs of Fortuna was taken into custody, without incident, by the Fortuna Police Department while she was staying at a family member’s