Investigation Leads to Burglary Arrest
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 Thursday, February 2, 2017 at about 1:35 p.m., Humboldt County Deputy Sheriffs were conducting follow up to the burglary that occurred on the 1000 block of Wiyot Drive. Deputies contacted 33 year old Jeremiah Hathaway Johnson at a residence on the 100 block of Bay View Drive in Loleta. During the course of the investigation, stolen property from the burglary was located inside Johnson’s residence.
Johnson was arrested for possession of stolen property and a violation of probation. He was taken to the Humboldt County Correctional Facility where he was booked on the above listed charges.
This case is still currently under investigation. 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.