This Weekend’s Homicide Victim Identified

Press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office:

Humboldt County Sheriff badgeThe deceased victim in the Eureka Police Department’s shooting this weekend, 08/25, has been identified as 58 year old Frederick William Loftus (02/04/1959) of Eureka. Next of kin has been notified. Persons having information on this case may contact EPD’s Detective Ron Harpham at (707) 441-4060.

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  • Eureka (Humboldt) has always had these kinds of violent crimes. This is not anything new !!
    It’s a drag that it happens of course. Welcome to the wild west.
    Just another day, sad but true !
    I’m just not sure if it will ever get any better. From all appearances it just keeps getting more violent……..Praying for Peace

  • I’m with you on the PEACE!! And I think Miss sherry we went to school together!!

  • I pray for peace with my weapons in close proximity. See you in Hell.

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