Sheriff’s Office Release Official Information on Yesterday’s Hit and Run in Hoopa

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:

 Maggi Michelle Jones, age 24 of Hoopa.

Maggi Michelle Jones, age 24 of Hoopa.

On Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at about 1648 hours, the Hoopa Valley Trial Police Department and the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office responded to Airport Road in Hoopa for a report of shots fired. Once on scene it was learned that an altercation took place and a female victim had been struck by a vehicle. The female victim declined medical. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Maggi Michelle Jones, age 24 of Hoopa. Shortly after fleeing the scene, Jones turned herself into the Tribal Police.

Jones was later booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility (HCCF) for assault with a deadly weapon. Jones’ bail was set at $50,000.

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.

Earlier Chapter: Woman Pinned Under Car After Driver Fled the Scene in Hoopa

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7 comments

  • What about the shots fired????

    • Yes!! Why are they denying, or in this release not mentioning the shots fired? Ask any one that lives in that area or any of the clinic staff and they will tell the shots were fired. Hence the lock down!

  • Agree with Sleepy

    [edit] What happened to the 86 list….come on people lets clean up the valley and it starts with all the non-Tribals that bring misery to our people.

  • People using their vehicles as weapons geeze Louise!!!🙊

    • Not the first time it’s happened this year in Humboldt.
      Cars deliberately driven into people and buildings more than once this year.

  • Reporting shots fired gets a quicker response from authorities than calling in a cat fight. Just saying. Doesn’t put the community at ease though, shots are so common place anymore it’s scary..

    • It also increases the reported incidents data. Let’s hope the anti-anti’s are keeping track of all the “incidents” that the anti’s are keeping track of.

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