Man Pointing “Makeshift” Weapon at People in Redway Taken Into Custody
Deputies detain man suspected of brandishing a makeshift spear gun. [Photo by Luis Ruiz]
Reports of a man pointing a “makeshift spear gun” at people and vehicles not long before 10 a.m. sent Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies near the car wash on Briceland Road in Redway.
According to Humboldt County Sheriff’s Department spokesperson, Samantha Karges, “The man was taken into custody.”
The red arrow on the far right points to the makeshift weapon being held by the deputy. [Photo by Luis Ruiz]
As deputies haven’t had time to report the information, details are scarce at this time.