Assault Victim in Garberville Medevacked to Santa Rosa
At approximately 12:30 p.m. today, scanner traffic indicated that an individual had been assaulted in or near the Blue Room, a bar located on the main street in Garberville.
A helicopter is currently medevacking the injured party to Santa Rosa. According to scanner traffic, the victim has both external and internal injuries.
UPDATE July 20: Terri Klemetson from KMUD writes, “The Humboldt county sheriff’s office says they are investigating an assault that happened in Garberville this weekend. According to initial reports, on Saturday afternoon deputies were called to the 700 block of Locust Street just before 12:30 in the afternoon to the report of a disturbance. HCSO says a 37 year old Asian male was reportedly in an altercation of some kind with a female which led to other witnesses getting involved and the male running away, falling and hitting his head which rendered the man unconscious. Medical personnel were called to the scene behind the Blue Room. The sheriff’s office said they are investigating and want to hear from witnesses. Anyone with information can stop by the Garberville substation or call 707-445-7251”