Stolen Vehicle Recovered But Armed and Possibly Delusional Suspect Still on the Loose
Press release from the California Highway Patrol’s Garberville Office:
On June 4, 2017, at approximately 0605 hours, the California Highway Patrol received a call of a vehicle theft from the 17000 block of Alderpoint Rd in Alderpoint, CA. The theft occurred at approximately 0600 hours and the suspect is unknown at this time. The suspect was described as a white male 20-30 years old, 6’1″-6’2″, skinny and has tattoos up his neck and possibly his face. The suspect who was seen brandishing a silver revolver at the time of theft was last seen driving the stolen 2017 tan Toyota Tacoma west on Alderpoint Rd. towards the town of Garberville.
At approximately 0930 hours, the 2017 Toyota Tacoma was reported parked behind the County Road building on Bushnell Rd. CHP Officers responded to Bushnell Rd. and recovered the Toyota Tacoma which was unoccupied. At this time the suspect in the vehicle theft is unknown and at large. He is considered armed and dangerous and might be suffering from delusions. The California Highway Patrol is asking for any information that could lead to the identification and arrest of the suspect.
Earlier Chapter: Man With a Gun Reportedly Firing Shots in Stolen Vehicle