UPDATE, 6:51 p.m.: The woman and child have been located, the EPD says.


Eureka Police Department press release: 


The Eureka Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating 33 year old Eureka resident Veronica Brooks and her three week old child, Benjamin Nunez. Nunez is in need of immediate medical attention.

Brooks was last seen riding as a passenger in a small blue car with a male driver in the downtown Eureka area.

If you know the whereabouts of Brooks and her son, please contact EPD dispatch at (707) 441-4044.

EPD Missing Persons Case #18-005438