Photo: Freddy Brewster.



From the Eureka Police Department:

On November 02, 2019 at approximately 9:00 a.m. Humboldt Bay Fire and City Ambulance were dispatched to the alley in the 500 block of “O” Street on a report of a female suffering from an unknown medical condition. Upon their arrival it was determined the female needed emergency medical services and was transported to St. Joseph Hospital.

Due to the suspicious circumstances surrounding the female’s condition Humboldt Bay Fire contacted the Eureka Police Department and requested their assistance. Officers responded to the scene and secured the alley. EPD Detectives, along with an Evidence Technician, responded to the scene, as well as the hospital, and initiated an investigation.

This investigation is fluid and still in its early stages. Detectives are actively working to gather information. Additional information will be released as appropriate. Anyone who has information about this incident should contact Detective Corrie Watson at 707-441-4032 or .