Man Pronounced Dead After Being Shot on Hwy 36
A dispatcher from the Emergency Communications Center relayed that he had “massive head trauma.” Reports from people who came on the scene later state that there may have been a car chase with multiple shots fired.
Samantha Karges of the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office confirmed there had been a shooting. She said, “The victim was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced deceased. Deputies are still out on scene investigating. I don’t have any other releasable information at this time.”
Scanner traffic indicates that two women are being questioned in connection with this incident.