Man Arrested in Connection With “Ongoing Trespass and Theft” at a McKinleyville Business
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:
On Aug. 31, 2018, deputies with Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Special Services Division conducted a special operation to investigate ongoing trespass and theft violations at a business located on the 2500 block of Central Ave. in McKinleyville.
While conducting the operation, deputies observed 31-year-old Preston Sam Stucki making unauthorized entrance onto the business’ property. Deputies contacted Stucki while he was
unloading items from a trailer on the property.
Stucki was taken into custody without incident and booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility on charges of trespassing and petty theft.
Anyone with information about this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office at (707) 445-7251 or the Sheriff’s Office Crime Tip line at (707)