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As they were interviewing the woman, investigators say the man inside the Cameron Park home, 44-year-old Michael Hoffer, opened fire with a rifle.
An El Dorado County man is behind bars after a domestic dispute in Cameron Park on Monday morning allegedly led to shots being fired between he and deputies and his home going up in flames.
Authorities say a 54-year-old shot in Cameron Park Friday morning is expected to survive.
The outdoor range would be built along Highway 50 near Shingle Springs Drive on property owned by the Miwok indian tribe. Residents say that location would be too close to homes, schools and everyday life.
In less than two days, 16,000 people on a Facebook page in El Dorado County helped lead police to a man who escaped from a mental-health facility.
A 92-year-old victim of a home invasion has now died, turning the crime into a homicide investigation.
Patti Weber and her wife, Lisa, have had the same insurance company for eight years, and they were shocked when they got a letter saying their home would no longer be covered.
State wildlife officials have euthanized a wild bobcat after it attacked three pet cats in a rural area of Northern California.
The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office says the women were approached by a felon from Oakland who demanded money and car keys. Instead, the women ran from Anderson Swift.
Before midnight on Tuesday, armed intruders forced their way into the home of Faye, 80, and Gerald Holderman, 91. Faye was beaten in her face and head and her husband was shot.
Authorities have identified the two El Dorado County seniors who were assaulted inside of their home on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.
The animals are still on the property where the foundation once stood, but El Dorado County Animal Services has taken over the animals, paying for their food and care.