Pantless Man Arrested in McKinleyville
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 Saturday, April 30, 2016 at about 3:30 p.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a report from a citizen that a male suspect was walking down Railroad Drive near McKinleyville Ave, not wearing pants and playing with his genitalia. Deputies responded and located the suspect, 36 year old Seth John Farrington, near the 2000 block of McKinleyville Ave. Farrington had a strong odor of alcoholic beverages on his person. A records check of Farrington revealed he is currently on probation. Deputies arrested Farrington without incident.
Farrington was taken to the Humboldt County Correctional Facility where he was booked for indecent exposure, violation of probation, and disorderly conduct. His bail was set at $5,000.
Anyone with information for the Sheriff’s Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriff’s Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539.