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Murder suspect arrested in McKinleyville

Murder suspect arrested in McKinleyville

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office McKINLEYVILLE – On Saturday, Aug. 10 at about 12:10 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a disturbance on the 1100 block of Boss Road in McKinleyville. It was reported that a male subject may have been stabbed during the incident. It was also reported that a male subject was

Arrests made in Manila murder case

From the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office   Update (12/13/16): On Monday, December 12, 2016 at approximately 9:30 p.m. Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies detained 23 year old Cesar Octavio Valenzuela-Campos at the Shell Station on Myrtle Ave at McFarlan St. in Eureka. Valenzuela-Campos was interviewed by Investigators and subsequently arrested for yesterday’s murder of 20 year

Local murder rate worse than it looks

Paul Mann Mad River Union EUREKA –  Humboldt County’s homicide rate, nearly twice as bad as California’s, is even worse than official records show, according to Sheriff Mike Downey. The 30-year-plus veteran of local law enforcement blames Humboldt’s spreading drug abscess and the deadly organized crime inseparable from it. In an interview in his office,

A murder suspect’s meltdown

Jack Durham Mad River Union EUREKA – The young man accused of gunning down a Eureka woman June 30 had been dumped by his girlfriend days before and was struggling with his addiction to booze and pills, according to his Facebook page. Maxx Robison, 20, was arrested Thursday, June 30 for allegedly murdering Rhianna McKenzie,

Bullock trial goes to defense

(Warning: This story contains graphic descriptions that may disturb some readers. – Ed.) Paul Mann Mad River Union EUREKA – Gary Lee Bullock’s murder trial has entered its defense phase, as Deputy Public Defender Kaleb Cockrum attempts to prove “by a preponderance of the evidence” that his client was legally insane when he allegedly killed

Bullock murder trial rescheduled again

Paul Mann Mad River Union EUREKA – The repeatedly delayed trial of Redway murder suspect Gary Lee Bullock, 45, has been postponed again until Feb. 29. Superior Court Judge John T. Feeney vacated the previous Feb. 8 trial start, saying “scheduling concerns and complications” had forced the change. The county’s judicial system is bogged down