PLACER COUNTY (CBS13) — The son of a well-known olive oil maker has been formally charged with killing his father.
The Placer County District Attorney’s Office filed murder charges Monday against Robert Carlo Yandolino, 25, of Rocklin, Monday stemming from Thursday’s shooting of his father, Carlo Alexander Yandolino.READ MORE: 1 Dead In Sonoma Co. Brushfire As Heat Wave Grips Much Of California
Carlo Alexander Yandolino, 58, of Newcastle, was found brutally murdered in the driver’s seat of his truck, said a Yuba County Sheriff’s Department spokesperson.
Charges against Robert include one count of premeditated murder including an allegation of the special circumstance of lying in wait.READ MORE: Man Arrested For Fatal Shooting At Sacramento Truck Stop
Charges were also filed against Robert for hitting one of his father’s workers with a rock shortly after the alleged shooting.
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It’s unknown what may have motivated the killing.