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Posted on: November 16, 2018

Banda pleads guilty to drug possession in jail, misdemeanor child abuse

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Today, Michele Kay Banda (age 32), pled guilty to felony possession of drugs in a correctional facility and misdemeanor child abuse.

The charges stemmed from a January 16, 2018 incident at the Red Roof Inn in Arcata, when a hotel guest stepped out of her r...

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Posted on: November 16, 2018

Chris Dickens Convicted of Felony Animal Cruelty

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November 16, 2018

On November 15, a Humboldt County jury convicted 68-year-old Chris David Dickens of Trinidad of felony animal cruelty. The case began on June 12, 2015, when th...

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Posted on: November 13, 2018

Review of Officer Involved Shooting Involving Ervin Eugene Sweat, Jr.

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November 13, 2018

The Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office has completed review of the investigation into the law-enforcement-officer-involved shooting that resu...

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

DA's Office Seeks Assistance with Apprehending Owen Delong

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November 7, 2018

The District Attorney’s Office seeks the public’s assistance with the apprehension of Owen Michael Delong (age 45), who has outstanding warrants for possession ...

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

DA's Office seeks assistance with apprehending Joshua Oneal

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October 30, 2018

The District Attorney’s Office seeks the public’s assistance with the apprehension of Joshua Shane Oneal (age 36) who has an outstanding warrant for Driving Und...

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

DA's Office seeks assistance with apprehending Sanford Vonladwig

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October 30, 2018

The District Attorney’s Office seeks the public’s assistance with the apprehension of Sanford Vonladwig, who has multiple outstanding warran...

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

John Vella Convicted on Felony Firearm Charges

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October 24, 2018

Today, Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that yesterday a Humboldt County jury convicted John Anthony Vella of two counts of possession...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Donavan Baltzley Found Guilty of Multiple Firearm Related Felonies

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October 12, 2018

Today the jury found 29 year-old Donavan Baltzley guilty of two counts of being a felon in possession of a firearm and two counts of being a felon in possession...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Olivo Sentenced to 12 Years in State Prison

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October 4, 2018

Today, 20-year-old Joe Olivo III was sentenced on charges of voluntary manslaughter with personal use of a knife, for the killing of 14-year-old Jesus Garcia-Rom...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

BOLO: Silvia Maria Lara Solares (Age 29)

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August 29, 2018

The District Attorney’s Office seeks assistance from the community with the apprehension of Silvia Maria Lara Solares (age 29), who has an outstanding warrant fo...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Olivo and Nunez Plead Guilty to Voluntary Manslaughter

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August 29, 2018

Today, 39-year-old Joe Olivo Jr. and 32-year-old Mario Nunez pled guilty to charges of voluntary manslaughter committed in furtherance of a criminal gang. Both d...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Upcoming Hearing - Joshua Cooley

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August 17, 2018

In response to strong public interest in the potential release of a person previously determined to be a sexually violent predator into the Howard Heights area, ...

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

DA's Office seeks assistance to apprehend Michelle Inboden

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The District Attorney’s Office seeks assistance from the community with the apprehension of Michelle Lynn Inboden (Age 45), who has an outstanding felony warrant for possession of drugs (heroin) for sale as well as multiple misdemeanor warrants ...

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Charles Cole Pleads Guilty to Vandalizing the Co-op

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July 20, 2018

Today, 59-year-old Charles Cole of Arcata pled guilty to vandalizing the Arcata Co-op  on November 6, 2015.  The terms of his sentence include: 3...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Outstanding Warrants for Marc Scot Henson and Leland Nelson Shinn

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July 17, 2018

The District Attorney’s Office seeks the public’s assistance with the apprehension of two people with outstanding warrants as a result of their failure to appear i...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Kyle Zoellner Not Held to Answer for the Charge of Murder

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May 5, 2017

The recently completed preliminary hearing concerning the tragic death of David Josiah Lawson did not result in Kyle Zoellner being held to answer for the charge of ...

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Posted on: October 17, 2016

Jury Finds Destry Girard Guilty of Five Counts Including Felony Resisting an Officer

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Office of the District Attorney - Maggie Fleming, District Attorney NEW RELEASE October 17, 2016 Today a Humboldt County jury found 43-year-old Destry Beargrease Girard guilty of felony Resisting an Officer and four misdemeanors: Driving Under the Influen...

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