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Date Released: 7/30/2012
Subject: Assault with Weapon
Contact: Lt. Steve Knight
Case No#: 201203715
Released By: Lt. Steve Knight

Location: Alderpoint

On 07-27-2012, approximately 11:00 p.m. the Humboldt County Sheriffs Office received a call regarding an assault with firearm which just occurred on Main Street, Alderpoint. A Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputy and California Highway Patrol Officer responded to the scene. Upon their arrival the deputy spoke with the 27 year old male victim, a resident of the Alderpoint area. The victim told the deputy he left Dino’s Pool School about 11:00 p.m. The victim saw the suspect, known to him
as, “Randy” , on a green quad runner down the street. The victim yelled at “Randy” and “Randy” pulled a gun out of his waist band and began shooting at the victim several times. The victim immediately fled the scene and called the sheriff’s office.

The deputy located a bullet hole in the victim’s vehicle near where the victim had been standing. The deputy checked the area with the C.H.P. Officers, but they were unable to locate “Randy”.

Randy is further described as: Hispanic Male, with his left eye being blind and droopy in appearance. He was last seen wearing a dark Carhardt Jacket and dark colored jeans.

Anyone with information for the Sheriffs Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriffs Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriffs Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539.

Mike Downey




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