Pursuit and Arrest on Hwy 101 Near Laytonville

Details about a pursuit and arrest on Hwy. 101 near Laytonville have been released. The Mendocino County Sheriff’s Offices says the incident happened last Friday – and the vehicle involved had been taken in a robbery in southern Humbolt County. Once the vehicle was stopped, there was a lengthy standoff with the 21-year-old male driver from Los Angeles, who still was uncooperative when he finally exited the vehicle. He tried to flee on foot, but was taken down by K-9 Ruddick.