Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies are searching for a suspect involved in an assault last night. At about 9 p.m. deputies were called to a residence on the 300 block of View Avenue in Trinidad for a reported assault. Upon their arrival, deputies learned that two Trinidad men, Mark Livesay, 36, and Sanford Vonladwig, 32, had become involved in a physical fight. During the fight Vonladwig struck Livesay in the face using a chain with a padlock attached. Livesay required medical treatment for the injuries to his face and mouth.
Deputies were unable to locate Vonladwig. Hey have submitted a request for an arrest warrant against Vonladwig for assault with a deadly weapon.
Vonladwig is a white male adult, 6’1” tall weighing about 220 pounds. He has blond hair and blue eyes and goes by the name “Sandy.”
Anybody with information about Vonladwig’s whereabouts should call the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office at (707) 445-7251.