Third Homeless Person Drowns Due to Flooding


A third homeless person who died of a result of the swollen streams this winter is being identified.

49 year-old Rogelio Carballido was found dead on February 18th in Foss Creek in Healdsburg. His body was the found the same day authorities found 30 year-old Alex Colmar alongside the Russian River in Guerneville. Homeless advocates tell the Press Democrat that this winter has been very tough for the homeless of the county with nearly 2000 people not having permanent shelter.