UPDATE: Calaveras Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Shoots, Kills Armed Suspect

ARNOLD (CBS13) – An armed suspect has been shot and killed by a Calaveras County Sheriff’s deputy in the town of Arnold, according to officials.

The Sheriff’s department says they received a report of a man with a gun acting suspiciously and firing shots in a neighborhood in eastern Arnold.

A deputy located the armed suspect on Dawyn Drive and a shooting “occurred”, according to a press release from Sergeant Chris Hewitt.

The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene. The deputy was not hurt.


More From CBS Sacramento

The Taz Show
LIVE: Monday through Friday from 6am – 6pm ET
CBS Programming

Listen Live