Dogs Burgled From Animal Shelter – November 28, 2011

Monday, November 28, 2011
Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Press Release

Chad Leroy Macias

McKINLEYVILLE – On Sunday, Nov. 27, at approximately 10 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a burglary that occurred at the Sheriff’s Office Animal Shelter.

Kennel staff learned two dogs that had been dropped off by Arcata Police Department on Saturday, Nov. 26 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 Sheriff’s office is looking for Chad Leroy Macias, 34, a transient who frequents the Arcata area. He is further described as a white male, 5 ft., 10 inches, 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.