On Dec. 19, 2021, at about 6:50 p.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies served a search warrant at a residence on the 1000 block of Glendale Drive in Blue Lake in attempt to locate and apprehend a wanted robbery suspect.
Through their investigation, deputies identified 31-year-old Ian Terence Fusi, as the primary suspect in an armed robbery occurring at a Blue Lake gas station on December 17. During the service of the warrant, deputies located Fusi and took him into custody without incident.
During their investigation, deputies also located a bag of Fusi’s belongings containing an unserialized “ghost gun” firearm, six magazines, two of which were found to be illegal high-capacity magazines and hundreds of rounds of live ammunition.
Fusi was booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility on charges of robbery (PC 211), felon in possession of a firearm (PC 29800(a)(1)), person prohibited in possession of ammunition (PC 30305(a)), possession of an illegal magazine (PC 32310), using a firearm in commission of a felony (PC 12022.5(a)) and assault with a semiautomatic firearm (PC 245(b)).
Anyone with information about this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office at (707) 445-7251 or the Sheriff’s Office Crime Tip line at (707) 268-2539.
Ian Terence Fusi Booking Photo | Humboldt County Correctional Facility
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