Bomb Squad Checks Out Suspicious Package
Press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office:
On 08-15-17 at approximately 1436 hrs, the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was alerted to a suspicious package that had been delivered to the Court Operations Office on the second floor of the Humboldt County Courthouse. Consequently, a partial evacuation of the second floor was completed. The Humboldt County Bomb Squad was initiated and arrived on scene. The package was x-rayed and determined not to be an explosive or suspicious device.
The evacuation has been lifted and normal court operations have resumed.
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 Tip line at 707-268-2539