RAILROAD FLAT (CBS13) – A man was arrested in Calaveras County, accused of killing his neighbor, after they were arguing about target practice.
The shooting then led to the discovery of illegal marijuana growing operations, say deputies.READ MORE: 'I Feel Taken Advantage Of': Call Kurtis Investigates Insurance Rates Pricing People Out Of The Foothills
According to Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office investigators, the victim raised his concerns after his Railroad Flat neighbor was shooting.READ MORE: WATCH: Suspect Recorded Running From Hit-And-Run Crash Scene In Sacramento
Deputies arrived at the scene and found the victim who was suffering from a gunshot wound. He later died on the way to the hospital.MORE NEWS: 'Have A Plan To Get Out': New Survey Shows Several Greater Sacramento-Area Cities Have High Fire Risk
The suspect, Ralph McGaughran was taken into custody. Authorities also tell us the suspect, the victim, and a witness were all illegally growing marijuana.