Yreka police arrest "armed and dangerous" suspect

Jul 7, 2015 4:59 PM by News Staff

UPDATE: Just before 2:45 p.m. the Yreka Police Department issued a news bulletin reporting the arrest of Gregory Abraria.

At this time the circumstances surrounding Abraria's arrest are unknown.


The Yreka Police Department is asking North State residents to be on the lookout for an "armed and dangerous man" they say threatened another man with a handgun during an argument Monday night.

Gregory Abraria, 32, is described as a white male adult with a skinny build standing around 6 foot 1, he has shaggy, dirty blond hair and no facial hair. He was last seen wearing a light green shirt.

Abraria fled the area on a bike, which he later left in a ditch nearby.

Police say Abraria was on private property when he was approached by a man Monday night. An argument ensued and Abraria pointed a black handgun at the man.


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