One of Humboldt’s Most Wanted Arrested at Trinidad Casino
Gene Nelson is suspected of having robbed the Chevron station in Trinidad last September. Nelson’s picture appeared on Northeastern Humboldt’s Most Wanted poster.
Last Thursday evening, a citzen saw Nelson playing slot machines in Trinidad and reported him to law enforcement.
“Deputies arrested him at the casino after he made a brief attempt to flee,” explained Selena Zorrilla-Mendoza, a spokesperson for the Sheriff’s Office. “He was arrested on outstanding felony warrants, a RAMEY warrant, and fresh charges.
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