Body Found at Fairgrounds near Hoopa
On the California Highway Patrol site, a body was reported found early yesterday morning in the Hoopa area at the Fairgrounds. The District Attorney’s Office released the following information.
In the early morning hours of Thursday, October 20, 2011, the California Highway Patrol responded to a possible hit and run in Hoopa. The incident appeared to involve a fatality.
CHP requested the assistance of the Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office and the District Attorney’s Office will act as the lead investigating agency in this matter.
The DA’s office clarified that a body has been found but whether or not there was a hit and run involved is still being investigated.