Missing and Wanted Persons
Browse this section to find information and photos (when available) for missing persons and persons wanted by law enforcement agencies.
The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office and other authorities are searching for missing Humboldt State Chinese exchange student Jian Kang, 21, reported to have been swept away June 19 in the Trinity River across from Tish Tang Creek Campground, Hoopa.
The public is requested to call the Sheriff’s Office at 707-445-7251 with any information on the missing student.
Jian Kang, 21:
According to a News Release from the Eureka Police Department, dated June 14, 2011:
The Eureka Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in located Jacob Lyle. Jacob is a white male, 19 years old, 5’11”, 300 lbs, brown hair and blue eyes. Jacob was reported missing by his mother on 06/14/11 after family members received phone calls from Jacob that concerned them. This concern was due to Jacob’s depressed and emotionless state of mind.
If you have any information regarding Jacob Lyle please call the Eureka Police Department 24 hour dispatch number at 707-441-4044.
The photo below shows the missing teenager, Jacob Lyle:
The Eureka Police Department is requesting the aid of the public in locating 25 year old Christine Walters. Christine has blondish-red hair and blue eyes. She is 5 foot 4 inches tall and approximately 100 pounds. She was last seen on Nov. 14, 2008 in Eureka.
Her family has reported her missing as they have not heard from her in since November 2008.
To view the myspace-find Christine website click here.
Any information regarding Christine should be given to Police Services Officer Mary Anderson of the Criminal Investigation unit at 441-4300 or call the 24-hour dispatch number, 441-4044 or call the local number at: 707 672-6191.
Christine reportedly took the substance Ayahuasca the day before she disappeared.
According to a press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office, dated June 2, 2011:
On June 1, 2011 at about 1550 hours, the Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported stabbing at a residence in the 1700 block of Myrtle Avenue, Eureka. On arrival the 56 year-old male victim reported he was stabbed in the arm during an altercation inside the residence. The victim identified the suspect as Darryl Simons, age 52 of Eureka. Simons is described as a black male adult, 5’8, 200, brown eyes, black hair. Simons left in a tan sedan (no further description), in an unknown direction of travel. Simons current whereabouts are unknown. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The investigation is on-going. Anyone with information is asked to call the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office at 707-445-7251.
The photo below shows the identified suspect, Darryl Simons:
According to a Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office press release, dated May 2, 2011:
On Thursday, April 28, 2011 the Sheriff’s Office received a missing person report regarding a subject named Edward Burton Jensen age 54 from Blocksburg. Mr. Jensen was last seen about 2 weeks ago at a rural residence located in the Larabee Creek sub-division area of Blocksburg. Mr. Jensen walked away from the residence after an argument with another subject and has not been seen since. On 04-29-2011 four Deputies searched the rural property for any signs of Mr. Jensen with negative results. Family and friends have not heard on seen Mr. Jensen since and are concerned about his safety. The Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance with any information on Mr. Jensen possible location. Mr. Jensen may heading to the Corning area of California. The public is requested to call the Sheriff’s Office at 707-445-7251 with any information on the possible location of Mr. Jensen.
Edward Burton Jensen is described as : white/male, 5'-11", 230 pounds, brown hair and hazel eyes.