Arrest made in connection with man’s death near Winnemucca

Chandra Catches
Chandra Catches(Humboldt Co. Sheriff's Office)
Published: Mar. 19, 2021 at 2:46 PM PDT|Updated: Mar. 25, 2021 at 1:54 PM PDT
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WINNEMUCCA, Nev. (KOLO) - The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in connection with the death of a Winnemucca man.

On March 18, authorities found 57-year-old Kevin Hummel dead at his home about seven miles north of Winnemucca on Lambert Drive. The sheriff’s office reported a relative became concerned about Hummel after having not heard from him for several days.

The sheriff’s office determined a person of interest and within a few hours, 25-year-old Chandra Catches from McDermitt was arrested.

She is facing charges of Ex-Felon/Prohibited Person in Possession of a Firearm and Possession of a Stolen Vehicle.

The investigation is continuing and other charges are pending, the sheriff’s office said. If anyone has any information regarding this investigation you are asked to contact Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Detective Mitcham at 775-623-6419.

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