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Suspects Who Caused I-80 Shut Down In Roseville Yesterday Are Still At Large

Suspects Who Caused I-80 Shut Down In Roseville Yesterday Are Still At Large

After several hours of searching an area of Roseville where gunshots were heard and two armed men were seen Wednesday morning, officers found an AR-15-style rifle, police said. Police also found empty shell casings and a gun flash suppressor. Several articles of clothing were also discovered with the rifle, which…

13-Year-Old Murder Victim From Rocklin Has Been Identified

13-Year-Old Murder Victim From Rocklin Has Been Identified

Police have identified a 13-year-old girl who was found dead Tuesday by her mother in her Rocklin home. Ashley Wood’s body was discovered at about 10:50 a.m. Tuesday in a home in the 6700 block of Monument Springs Drive, the Rocklin Police Department said. A 14-year-old boy, who neighbors identified…

I-80 Reopens At Highway 65 Following Reports of Two Gunman Spotted Firing Rifles

I-80 Reopens At Highway 65 Following Reports of Two Gunman Spotted Firing Rifles

All lanes of westbound Interstate 80 and Highway 65 in Roseville are back open, but traffic remains heavy in the area as police search for two armed men after shots were fired, officers said. The freeways were reopened about 8:15 a.m. after being completely shut down for several hours. Residents…

Investigators Looking Into Suspicious Death In Nevada County

Investigators Looking Into Suspicious Death In Nevada County

Yesterday, at approximately 10:11 pm, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office was requested by CALFIRE to respond to the area of Relief Hill Road and Gaston Grade for a possible search and rescue of a missing white male adult. Family members had contacted the local fire department after the subject had…

Fatal Car Collision Yesterday On I-80 Near Newcastle

Fatal Car Collision Yesterday On I-80 Near Newcastle

Yesterday, at approximately 3:30 pm, a 2014 International truck and trailer were stopped, and out of service, on the right shoulder of westbound I-80 at the SR-193 off-ramp.  At this time, the driver of a red 1994 Toyota pickup truck (identified as Phillip Gordon, age 70 from Penryn, Ca.) was…

At-Risk Man Found Weak And Dehydrated After Missing For Five Days

At-Risk Man Found Weak And Dehydrated After Missing For Five Days

An at-risk 20-year-old man and his dog have been found safe Monday after they went missing for about five days in the Mount Knight area of Tuolumne County. Benaiah Tindell, of Twain Harte, was weak and dehydrated and was taken to a hospital for a medical evaluation, according to the Tuolumne County…

A Third Fatality In Folsom Lake Crossing Car Collision

A Third Fatality In Folsom Lake Crossing Car Collision

A third person died in a two-vehicle crash that shut down a busy roadway near Folsom Dam on Sunday evening, and all three people have been identified. Lorena Rico, 29, of Folsom, Casey Steven Marsullo, 35, of Sacramento, and Diane Violet Schut, 70, of El Dorado Hills were all killed…

Female Inmate Jumps In American River In Attempted Escape Near Foresthill

Female Inmate Jumps In American River In Attempted Escape Near Foresthill

  A female inmate was captured by Place County sheriff’s deputies after she escaped from a road crew, officials said in a Facebook post. Cortney Marie Halley, 21, of Pilot Hill, ran from the work crew about 1:30 p.m. Friday on Foresthill Road. Her helmet, safety vest and trash bag…

Man Arrested For Flying Drone Over Trailhead Fire, Causing Delays In Firefighting Efforts

Man Arrested For Flying Drone Over Trailhead Fire, Causing Delays In Firefighting Efforts

A man was arrested Friday in connection to flying a drone over a wildfire that ignited near Foresthill in late June. Eric Wamser, 57, was booked into Placer County Jail in Auburn for interfering with firefighting efforts. Authorities tracked down Wamser after he posted video from the drone to social media,…

Hundreds Attend Golden 1 Center Job Fair As Grand Opening Date Approaches

Hundreds Attend Golden 1 Center Job Fair As Grand Opening Date Approaches

A couple hundred people were lined up more than an hour early in triple-digit temperatures Thursday afternoon for a job fair highlighting hundreds of new positions at the Golden 1 Center. The job fair was open from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Sleep Train Arena. Around 600 part-time jobs…