Elderly Couple Victim of Home Invasion; Robbers Took Harmonica, Jewelry, Coins and Medication
On Saturday, June 18, 2016, at about 4:30 a.m. Humboldt County Deputy Sheriffs responded to the 2500 block of Park Street in Fairhaven in regards to a home invasion robbery that had just occurred. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with a 90 year old male victim and an 86 year old female victim. The male victim told deputies he was sleeping and was awoken by his dog barking. The victim stated four male suspects wearing dark clothing and dark ski masks entered his room and brandished a revolver at him. The suspects located a safe and broke it open. The male victim told deputies the suspects took antique jewelry, collectors coins, a harmonica, and prescription medication. The suspects also located several hundred dollars in quarters in the residence. The victim told deputies the suspects then dismembered his cell phone and fled the residence.
The suspects are described as white male adults, between the ages of 26 and 40, with slender build.
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.