News Release – RPD TARMAC 187


 December 14, 2015              4:30 p.m.


On December 11, 2015 Tami Joy Huntsman (39 years of Quincy, CA) and Gonzalo Curiel (17 years of Quincy, CA) were taken into custody by the Plumas County Sheriff’s Office. They were booked into the Plumas County Jail on charges of: Felony child abuse, torture and mayhem. The victim’s name is being withheld at this time.

Further investigation ultimately led to the discovery of two deceased juveniles inside of a storage unit in the city of Redding.  The two juveniles have not been identified at this time.  This case is being investigated as a homicide with an autopsy pending.

Huntsman and Curiel are recent residents of the Salinas area.  The Redding Police Department is working in conjunction with the Salinas Police Department and the Plumas County Sheriff’s Office following up on potential leads.


Contact:         Lt. Pete Brindley

ID# 612

Redding Police Department


Reviewed:      Sgt Poletski #310