Second update: Arrest made in Eureka double homicide, victims ID'd by coroner

From a Eureka Police Department press release:

Eureka Police have made an arrest in the murder of two Eureka men.

On Wednesday at 5:57 p.m., Eureka Police officers were dispatched to 2109 Harris Street in Eureka on a citizen's report of an injured person in the house at that location. Officers entered the house to render first aid and found a man deceased with what appeared to be a gunshot wound to the head. Officers checked the rest of the house for other persons who may need help and found a second person deceased as well. He too suffered from a gunshot wound to the head.

Based on evidence collected at the scene investigators believe the crime was a double homicide.

One person was detained at the scene and now has been arrested as the lone suspect in the murders. Investigators will continue to process the scene for the rest of today.

The Humboldt County Coroner's Office has identified one of the homicide victims as Richard Charles Storre. Storre, 60, ran Freshwater Farms, a native plant nursery in Myrtletown.

The second victim has been identified as Lance Delbert Henry, 25. He is the half-brother of the suspect, authorities said. Both of the brothers had been staying with Storre.

The suspect is Eureka resident: Vincent Earnest Sanchez, DOB: 04-30-1985 who was booked into jail for two counts of homicide.

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