Man Wanted for Attempted Murder
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:
The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man wanted for attempted murder in Fields Landing.
Sheriff’s Deputies responded to St. Joseph Hospital on Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017 around 10:30 p.m. for a report of a stabbing victim. The victim told deputies that he and the suspect, 23-year-old Lee Allen Conoboy, were both renters at a residence on the 6000 block of West Ave. in Fields Landing. Around 10 p.m. Wednesday, the victim and Conoboy reportedly got into a verbal altercation. The victim told deputies that Conoboy stabbed him as a result of that altercation. The victim sustained a non-life threatening stab wound to his torso.
When deputies later arrived at the residence, Conoboy could not be located.
Conoboy is described as a white male adult, approximately 6 feet 1 inch tall, 135 pounds with short dirty-blonde hair and blue eyes. Conoboy is possibly armed.
Anyone with information regarding this case or Conoboys’ location is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at (707) 445-7251 or the Sheriff’s Crime Tip Line at (707) 268-2539.