Suspect in Stabbing Death Arrested
A suspect has been arrested in connection with a stabbing that occurred early this morning. He was previously arrested for a home invasion in 2011.
The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office has released the following information on today’s stabbing. It has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On 11-25-16, at approximately 3:05 AM, the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding a disturbance at a residence on lower Cal Pac Rd in the Hoopa Valley. Deputies and Medical personnel arrived on scene and located a female victim in the residence with multiple wounds. The victim succumbed to her injuries at the scene.
During the investigation, Lorence Emmanuel Bailey was identified as person of interest. Bailey was located and subsequently arrested for PC 187-Murder. Bailey was booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility and bail has been set at $1,000,000.
This incident is currently being investigated by Detectives with the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office.
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