Trinidad Man Arrested in Fatal Hit and Run; Dark Blue Pickup Still Sought
The California Highway Patrol arrested a suspect in this morning’s fatal hit and run. According to a press release from that agency,
Humboldt CHP has recovered one of the vehicles involved which was a 1995 Ford Escort. Humboldt CHP arrested David J. Lara, DOB 08/04/1978, of Trinidad, for felony hit and run charges. Lara was taken into custody and was booked into the Humboldt County Jail early this morning. We have reason to believe a second vehicle was involved in this collision and is still outstanding. We are looking for a Dark Blue full sized pickup with undercarriage damage.
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