Burglary Suspect Arrested After Being Caught on Surveillance Camera
This is a press release from the Eureka Police Department. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On 09/09/15 at about 2:55 a.m., a sporting goods store on the 3600 block of Broadway was burglarized. [See previous story here.] The suspect forced entry by breaking a window but was ultimately scared off by the audible alarm.
Officers with the Eureka Police Department released images from exterior surveillance in an attempt to identify the suspect. Duwayne Best, 37 of Eureka, was identified as the suspect and a warrant for his arrest was issued.
On 09/19/15 at about 1:30 a.m., Eureka Police Officers located Best near 14th and Broadway Streets. He was arrested without further incident and booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility on the burglary warrant. At this time Best remains in custody with bail set at $150,000.