El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Circumstance Of Teen’s Fatal Shooting
PLACERVILLE – El Dorado County sheriff’s deputies are releasing little information in the fatal shooting of a teen just outside of Placerville.
At around 6:45 p.m., deputies responded to a home in the 3700 block of Skis Road to reports of an accidental shooting involving a 13-year-old. A .22 rifle was found near the boy.
The teen was transported to Marshall Hospital.
Deputies are investigating if the shooting was accidental or a suicide attempt.
No one at the home was detained.