Humboldt Co. Sheriff's Office investigating house shooting


HOOPA, Calif. - The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible house shooting that took place early Sunday morning.

According to officials, deputies reported to the area behind Kimaw Medical Center in Hoopa for reports of shots fired. The reporting person told dispatchers that three suspects were attempting to break into his house.

On next contact, the victim said that three people were now inside the home.

Deputies responded and they eventually located the reporting person who was safe and uninjured.

Investigating deputies discovered several bullet holes coming from inside and outside the residence. Currently, officials said they don't know if anyone was hit during the exchange of gunfire.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff's office at 707-445-7251.

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