Burglary Leads To Footprints Lead To Van, Loot, Suspects, Pot And Meth

Friday, February 8, 2013
Waylon Flannery

Waylon Flannery

APD Press Release

On Thursday, Feb. 7 at approximately 9 a.m., officers of the Arcata Police Department were dispatched to investigate a residential burglary in the 300 block of H Street.

The resident informed officers that a workshop on his property had been broken into and various tools had been stolen during an unknown time frame.  While investigating, officers followed footprints leading from the workshop to a wooded area behind the residence.  Two suspects were located loading the stolen tools into a waiting vehicle.

Approximately three pounds of marijuana and a usable amount of methamphetamine were also located in the vehicle.

Carolyn Nelson

Carolyn Nelson

Thirty-one-year-old Waylon Flannery of Arcata was arrested for possession of stolen property, and 37-year-old Carolyn Nelson of Arcata was arrested for possession of marijuana and methamphetamine. Both suspects were booked into the Humboldt County Jail.

The stolen property was returned to the victim.



One Response to “Burglary Leads To Footprints Lead To Van, Loot, Suspects, Pot And Meth”

  1. Anonymous

    What a lovely little bit of Paradise!


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