High Risk Stop Conducted by EPD at the Request of an ‘Outside Agency’
A sky blue 2013 Mini Cooper four-door was being sought by an outside agency. EPD was asked to stop the driver. [Photo by Stormy Taylor]
At approximately 5:11 p.m., an outside agency pinged the phone of a person of concern heading northbound on Hwy 101 at Richardson’s Grove. A description was broadcast and local law enforcement began looking for the vehicle, a s
ky blue 2013 Mini Cooper four-door.
When the vehicle was located heading into Eureka about 6:45 p.m., the Eureka Police Department was asked to stop the vehicle.
Multiple Eureka Police officers were involved in the high risk stop. [Photo by Stormy Taylor]
“Our officers conducted a felony or high-risk traffic stop on the vehicle,” explained Captain Brian Stephens
of the Eureka PD in the video below. “
The vehicle yielded. The driver cooperated and was detained without incident.”
EPD is investigating further.
Video by Stormy Taylor.