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Date Released: 4/20/2007
Subject: Robbery/Shooting Update
Contact: Brenda Godsey, PIO
Case No#: 200702167
Released By: Brenda Godsey

Location: Hoopa

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is releasing the name of the suspect in last night’s robbery in Hoopa. David Lee Moon, 19 of Hoopa, has been booked for armed robbery. At about 7:45 p.m. last night Moon entered a convenience store in Hoopa. Moon brandished a handgun at the clerk and demanded money. The clerk took his own firearm and shot Moon once.

Moon was able to run from the store; deputies found him at a trailer park approximately one hundred yards from the convenience store. Moon was taken into custody and transported to a local hospital.

Moon is in stable condition and is under medical observation.