Suspicious Vehicle Discovered to Have Been Stolen
Delila Colegrove was arrested on Monday for having a loaded firearm and drug paraphernalia. (See here for story.) Now, the Sheriff’s Department alleges they’ve discovered she was driving a stolen vehicle and had methamphetamine.
This is a press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On Monday, December 21, 2015, when arrestee Delila Colegrove was being booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility, Correctional Deputies located .5 grams of methamphetamine in a body cavity. Colegrove was additionally arrested for possession of a controlled substance in prison/jail. Her bail was raised to $55,000.
The vehicle Colegrove was arrested in was discovered to be an unreported stolen vehicle. The vehicle was reported as stolen during a burglary in the Willow Creek area on Tuesday, December 22, 2015. The key for the vehicle was located in Colegrove’s purse. This case is currently under investigation. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (707) 445-7251, or submit an anonymous tip at (707) 268-2539.