Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office press release: 


Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies are searching for a missing Fortuna man last seen on Highway 36.

Quincy Tod Mendes, 35, was last seen around 5:40 p.m. on Jan. 21, 2018. Mendes was driving eastbound on Highway 36 when he lost control of the vehicle near mile marker 12. Mendes was last seen near the vehicle wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.

Mendes is described as a white male adult, 6 feet tall, 155 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes. Mendes possibly sustained injuries to his face and head.

Anyone with information regarding Mendes’ location is asked to call the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office at (707) 445-7251.