EUREKA, Calif. — According to the Eureka Police Department, 48-year-old Albert Durant Kress Sr. was arrested in connection to the murder of Raymond Prudhomme after police found him dead in his Eureka apartment on Feb. 22, 2019.
They say Kress and Prudhomme were known to each other and that this is an open investigation.
On Feb. 22, around 1:30 p.m., EPD says they responded to an apartment at the 300 block of E St. for the report of a deceased male. They say an autopsy was performed the day after finding him and the death was then ruled as a homicide.
They say the deceased man was identified as 64-year-old Raymond Prudhomme of Eureka. In their report, it states that no suspects were identified at that time.