Yreka Gold Thief Due in Court This July

YREKA, Calif. — One of the men accused of stealing gold and other artifacts from the Siskiyou County Courthouse, is scheduled to be back in court on July 9th. The other suspect is still at large. David Johnson is accused of stealing more than a million dollars worth of items from a display case in … Continue reading »

Gold Theft Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

YREKA, Calif. — One of the suspects in the Siskiyou County gold heist pleaded not guilty in a California courtroom Wednesday. 49-year old David Johnson denied the felony count of second degree commercial burglary and the value of the stolen items. Johnson’s defense attorney also asked the court to lower his client’s bail, which is … Continue reading »

Gold Theft Suspect Turns Self In

YREKA, Calif. — An arrest a year in the making has been made. A suspect in the Siskiyou County gold theft case is now behind bars. The office says David Johnson turned himself in Monday. He is only one of two men Siskiyou County officials were looking for. It’s big movement in the case, but … Continue reading »

Search Warrant for Yreka Gold Theft

YREKA, Ca. — The investigation of the major gold theft from the Siskiyou County courthouse has taken Siskiyou County officials to the Bay Area. The gold, reportedly worth more than a million dollars, was taken by two hooded suspects in the early morning hours of February 1st of last year in Yreka. Now, nearly a … Continue reading »