[UPDATE 4:02 p.m.: Sheriff’s Office Has Spoken to the Alleged Perpetrators] Man Assaulted in Alderpoint by Three Males Wielding Baseball Bats
According to the victim’s story, he went to the home of Armand Moore’s mother to ask about a vehicle for sale. Moore came out with a baseball bat and threatened to kill him if he bothered Moore’s mother again.
The victim said he was leaving
with when Ricky Crenshaw, Sr., a white male adult jumped out of the bushes and swung at him with a baseball bat.
Then, according to the victim, a juvenile with Crenshaw swung another baseball bat this one struck the victim.
The suspects then allegedly broke the windows of the victim’s truck and everyone left the area on foot.
The victim received “two large lacerations” and was transported to Jerold Phelps Hospital.
The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Ricky Crenshaw Sr. a white male adult age 43, a juvenile male, and Armand Moore, age 27. If anyone has information about their whereabouts, the please call the Humboldt Count Sheriff’s Office at (707) 923-2761.
UPDATE 4 p.m.: According to Deputy Brandon Head of the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office, the alleged perpetrators have been contacted and they state they didn’t participate in the alleged attack.
“They said they were not involved in this assault,” Head stated.