On Saturday, August 4, 2018 at about 1:57 p.m. Humboldt County Sheriff Deputies responded to the Fairway Market at 590 Herrick Avenue, Eureka for a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred. Witnesses told deputies an unknown suspect entered the business, brandished a firearm and demanded money. The cashier complied and the suspect left the market with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect was seen leaving the area in a maroon late model Dodge Ram 1500 pickup. No one was injured during the robbery.
The suspect is described as a hispanic male adult, approximately 6’0, slender build, bald head, wearing a light colored hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.
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.