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Press Release
Eureka Police Department
604 C Street
Eureka, CA  95501

Phone:  (707) 441-4060
FAX:     (707) 441-4334


Subject :

Threat and Arrest of Suspect
Contact : Brittany Powell, ,     (707) 441-4388
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On January 5, 2016 at about 8:57 a.m., the Eureka Police Department received an anonymous 911 call from a payphone on the 800 block of 4th Street that there was going to be a massive shooting in this town. Officers are currently investigating the credibility and source of the call. There were no specific targets or locations named in the call. The Eureka Police Department is taking this threat seriously and are making the necessary notifications as a precautionary measure.


The suspect was identified as Bobby Ladd, 54 of Eureka.  Ladd was arrested near the 400 block of Fth Street at about 11:45 a.m.