Arcata Police Department press release:


The Arcata Police Department is investigating a missing person. Natalie Ruth Thomas’ family contacted APD on May 8th, 2019, stating that Natalie was missing. Natalie’s family is concerned for her welfare as she typically contacts them regularly and they have not heard from her since May 12th, 2019.

Natalie is described as a white female adult, age 31, 5’5”, 104 pounds with brown eyes and long brown hair. Natalie was last seen at Fairwinds Motel in Arcata on May 11th, 2019. Natalie is transient in the Arcata area and typically stays in hotels and travels on foot or by bus. 

Anyone with information regarding Natalie’s whereabouts is urged to contact the Arcata Police Department 24 hr Line (707) 822-2424 or Detective Marr (707) 825-2528.