Armed Man Found Shot To Death Outside Placerville Home Identified

PLACERVILLE (CBS13) – An armed man who allegedly entered a home and was shot and killed has been identified.

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s department has identified the man as 37-year-old Richard Lee Hart of Sacramento.

Hart was found dead just after midnight Saturday when El Dorado County sheriff’s deputies were called to a residence in the 3100 block of Lo Hi Way.

The sheriff’s department received reports of a man being shot with a shotgun after he allegedly entered the residence with a handgun.

Hart’s body was found laying face down outside the front door.

Detectives are currently investigating, but have made no arrests at this time.


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