On Thursday, January 12, 2017 at approximately 7:11 p.m. Humboldt County Deputy Sheriff’s responded the Subway sandwich shop in the 1600 block of Myrtle Ave in Eureka for a report of a robbery that had just occurred. Deputies spoke with the reporting party who stated two suspects entered the business, brandished a firearm and demanded cash. The reporting party handed over an undisclosed amount of cash which one of the suspects put into a plastic shopping bag and both suspects fled the business. It is unknown if they fled on foot or in a vehicle.
Both suspects are described as white male adults wearing dark hooded sweatshirts with black or blue bandanas covering their faces.
Anyone with information for the Sheriff’s Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriff’s Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539.