Sheriff's Department
150 Years of Service
Press Releases Operations Corrections Humboldt County's Most Wanted Station Descriptions & Location Sheriff navigation bar

  County Home » Departments » Sheriff's Office » Press Releases  

« Back print this page printer friendly

Date Released: 2/1/2005
Subject: Human Remains Update
Contact: Brenda Gainey
Case No#: 200305296
Released By: Brenda Gainey, PIO

Location: Honeydew

A comparison of dental records has confirmed that the body found near Honeydew on January 20, 2005 was that of Rex Donald Shinn. An autopsy was performed last week and the preliminary results show the cause of death to be a gunshot wound. No other details can be released at this time due to the ongoing investigation.



Staff Login

  Administration :: Operations :: Corrections  :: OES :: Stations :: Press Releases

  County Home | Sheriff Home | Contact Us | © 2003 - County of Humboldt