[UPDATE 11:41 p.m.] Male Assault Victim Being Assisted by Law Enforcement
At approximately 11:14 p.m., the emergency call center dispatched law enforcement to the 3000 block of Smith Lane in Fortuna. A resident reported that a man possibly with blood on his face was going through the resident’s belongings in his garage.
Fortuna Police discovered a
2933-year-old male that they described as an assault victim with facial lacerations. Medical personnel were sent to the scene.
Please remember that information gathered from initial reports is subject to revision as more facts become available.
UPDATE 11:41 p.m.: The assault victim was initially reported to be 29 but the medical report gave the victim’s age as 33. The lacerations are not only to the victim’s face but also to the back of his head.