Ferndale Woman Arrested for Armed Robbery in Fortuna
This is a press release from the Fortuna Police Department. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On October 8th 2018 at about 2023 hours officers with the Fortuna Police Department responded to the report of an armed robbery at a business located on the 700 block of South Fortuna Blvd. The victim reported a female suspect entered the business armed with a knife and demanded money.
Investigators with the Fortuna Police Department began an investigation, which lead them to identify the suspect as Misty Macon (Age 39 of Ferndale, CA). Investigators obtained an arrest warrant for Macon and a search warrant for her residence.
On October 12th 2018 Investigators served a search warrant on the 1600 block of Rassmusen Ln in Ferndale. During the service of the warrant Investigators located Macon, and took her into custody without incident. During a search of the residence Investigators located evidence connecting Macon to the robbery.
Macon was transported to the Humboldt County Correctional Facility where she was booked for PC 211- Robbery.