19-Year-Old Man Arrested After Fleeing From Law Enforcement While Driving With Suspended or Revoked License
This is a press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
Dec. 5, 2017 around 11:16 p.m. a deputy attempted to stop a red 2000 Nissan truck for a speeding violation on Herrick Avenue in Eureka. The driver, Miguel Angel Meza, 19, failed to stop and merged on Highway 101 southbound. Meza exited on Humboldt Hill and turned onto Fischer Lane. Meza stopped the vehicle at the 2000 block of Fisher Lane. Meza was arrested on the following charges: driving at an unsafe speed for the prevailing conditions, flight from a traffic officer and driving while on a suspended or revoked license.