[UPDATE 11:35 a.m.] Deputies Searching for Suspects in Armed Robbery Which Occurred On Friday Ridge Road
An armed robbery occurred on Friday Ridge Road near Willow Creek around 8 a.m., confirmed Sgt. Brian Taylor of the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office. He said deputies are currently working on the case.
“There are multiple victims,” Taylor explained and so far his officers have only been able to interview one of them so details are sketchy.
At this point, Taylor said, deputies are searching for two to four suspects armed with black shotguns and black handguns. Some of the suspects are believed to have fled in a vehicle taken from the victims. A countywide BoLO (Be On The Lookout) has been sent to law enforcement. At this point, the Sheriff’s Department is not ready to release the description to the public as they are still gathering information.
UPDATE 11:35 a.m.: Further information has been released on the scanner. The incident occurred approximately nine miles up Friday Ridge Road. The suspects invaded a trailer in the area requesting money, gas and keys. They are described as being three males and one female. They were possibly Hispanic and spoke Spanish to each other during the incident. An unknown amount of cash as well as the vehicle was taken, according to the scanner information. The suspects fled in an unknown direction of travel.