Calif. cops arrest parolee a week after his release

The Eureka Police Department arrested a recently-released Eureka parolee, allegedly in possession of a loaded firearm


The Eureka Times-Standard

The Eureka Police Department arrested a recently-released Eureka parolee, allegedly in possession of a loaded firearm, and an Arcata man with a felony arrest warrant early Monday morning, according to a press release.

After EPD conducted a traffic stop at 2:46 a.m., officers arrested driver Tommy Allen Horton, 35, of Arcata, on a felony warrant and parolee Matthew Robert Painter Jr., 32, of Eureka, for allegedly possessing a loaded gun.

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