New Lead in the Reetpaul Rana Murder Case



The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office says they are continuing to investigate the murder of Reetpaul Singh Rana, the  San Francisco man who’s body was found on Saturday, September 13, 2008 near the Dyerville Loop Road north of Alderpoint Road.

As previously released, Mr. Rana’s vehicle, a light blue 1996 SAAB four-door sedan, was discovered on a dirt access area on the north side of Big Lagoon on September 10, 2008.  The vehicle had been damaged by fire.

Sheriff’s Detectives have determined a person of interest may have been hitchhiking near Big Lagoon on the night of Wednesday, September 10, 2008.  That person, Ryan Carroll, may have hitchhiked from Big Lagoon, north on US Highway 101.  Sheriff’s Detectives are interested in speaking with anyone who may have seen Carroll or given him a ride that evening.  (Ryan Carroll’s picture is attached).

Anyone with information about Ryan Carroll or this investigation should call Detective Cheryl Franco at (707) 268-3644 or Sergeant Wayne Hanson at (707) 268-3639.

Wanted for Questioning in the Reetpaul Rana Murder CaseWanted for Questioning, Reetpaul Rana Murder Case








Leave a Comment