Spray Paint Alerts Probation Officer to Possible Stolen Vehicle, Arrest Ensues
This is a press release from the Eureka Police Department. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On December 21, 2017 at about 9:30 a.m., a Humboldt County Probation Officer alerted the Eureka Police Department to a spray painted black Toyota Tacoma being driven by a male near West Hawthorne and Spring Streets.
The Tacoma was determined to be a stolen vehicle and officers with the Eureka Police Department responded and conducted a high risk traffic stop near Humboldt and C Streets. The driver was taken into custody without incident and was identified as 38 year old Eureka resident Adam Bryce Rapp.
Rapp was transported and booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility for possession of a stolen vehicle, parole violation, and driving on a suspended license.