[UPDATE] Carjacking Near Bear River Casino
Scanner traffic indicates that the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man and a woman who were involved in a carjacking this afternoon near the Bear River Casino. The vehicle taken was a blue 1994 Toyota Tacoma pickup. Cash was also taken.
The woman victim reports that the two forced her to exit her vehicle and fled in two vehicles. The woman in her Toyota and the man in a newer model black Toyota Tacoma. The victim reports that the man implied he had a firearm and the woman suspect pulled her out of her vehicle punching her several times in the face.
The suspects may be headed to Eureka.
UPDATE: The female suspect was arrested near N&S Liquors. The stolen pickup was recovered. The Lost Coast Outpost also reports that another stolen vehicle was recovered.