[Update 12:50 a.m.] Homicide in Arcata
When the officers arrived, they discovered the man had multiple stab wounds. “They began life saving measures immediately,” stated Chapman. “The victim was transported to the hospital by ambulance where he succumbed to his injuries.”
“Nobody is in custody at this time,” stated the Police Chief and his officers are actively investigating the situation.
Update 12:50 a.m.: This is a press release from the Arcata Police Department.
When officers arrived, they found a male victim bleeding from multiple stab wounds. Officers immediately began life saving efforts. The man was eventually transported to Mad River Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
The identity of the deceased, a 52-year-old male, will not be released until appropriate notifications have been made.
The APD is actively investigating and asks for anyone with information about this incident to call the Arcata Police Department at 822-2428.