[UPDATE 7:30 a.m Confirmed Stabbing] Possible Stabbing in Hoopa, Medical Crews at the Scene
Before 1:30 a.m., we got word over the scanner that there was a possible stabbing on Marshall Lane in Hoopa. According to the scanner, the victim was stabbed twice by her cousin while she was inside her residence. The suspect reportedly used a knife.
Medical crews are on the way to the scene, as of 1:35 a.m. We’ll update this post when we hear more.
Update 1:55 a.m.: Medical crews are in the area and trying to make contact with law enforcement.
Update 2:17 a.m.: The scanner has been relatively quiet since medical crews arrived at the scene. We still haven’t gotten confirmation that a stabbing actually took place, but we’ll let you all know when we find out.
UPDATE 7:30 a.m.: According to Sgt. Tony Gomes of the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office, the victim refused medical treatment and did not want to pursue charges. “She had some cuts–not too significant, ” he said. “The victim was uncooperative with law enforcement and did not desire prosecution.”