Man Barricades Himself Inside Home to Avoid Eviction in McKinleyville
A 54-year-old McKinleyville man barricaded himself inside a home today in the 2300 block of McKinleyville Avenue, according to Selena Zorilla-Mendoza spokesperson for the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office. He refused to accept an eviction order, she said.
“Neighbors were advised to shelter in place,” she wrote on the Sheriff’s Facebook page. “Additional deputies and CHP arrived on scene. At about 10:56 a.m. the subject was safely detained. He accepted the eviction and criminal charges will not be sought.”
“It could have been have been a dangerous situation but the situation is wrapping up,” Zorilla Mendoza said.