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Humboldt County Sheriff's Office
Date: 11-28-2011 From: Lt. Steve Knight
Subject: Animal Shelter Burglary Case: 201106323
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On 11-27-2011, approximately 10:00 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a burglary that occurred at the Sheriffs Office Animal Shelter. Kennel staff learned two dogs that had been dropped off by Arcata Police
Department on 11-26-2011 at approximately 9:20 p.m. were missing from the shelter. Shelter staff reviewed surveillance video at the shelter and saw two suspects exit a white four door sedan at approximately 3:30 a.m. A suspect then scaled the wall into the shelter and removed two dogs. A deputy was dispatched to the scene to investigate the burglary.
The Sheriffs office is looking for Chad Leroy Macias, 34 years old a transient who frequents the Arcata Area. He is further described as a white male, 5-10, 160 lbs, Brown hair and Brown eyes.
Anyone with information is requested to call the Humboldt County Sheriffs Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriffs Office Crime Tip line 707-268-2539.
According to a press release from Mendocino County Sheriff's Office:
- White Male, approximately 5-5 tall, short brown hair, early 20’s, slim build, 150-160 lbs, unknown clothing
- Second White Male, approximately 5-5 tall, short brown hair, early 20’s, slim build, 150-160 lbs, unknown clothing
- White Male, early 20’s armed with shotgun, grey sweat pants, grey sweatshirt, light brown hair, approximately 5-8, 160-180 lbs, slim build