39,786 El Dorado County customers face power down: Aukum, Cameron...

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 21, 2019 / comments

UPDATE --
<PPD - 7:05 PM>

Advisory: The City of Placerville has been notified by PG&E that we likely will be involved in another Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS)

Dear Cris Alarcon,

The City of Placerville has been notified by PG&E that we likely will be involved in another Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) event for this Wednesday and Thursday. PG&E Meteorologist along with NWS are looking at another possible wind event coming in approximately Wednesday at 1700 hours. 

UNDIE ARREST Dad’s terror as naked prowler changes into bra and knickers after sneaking into family home

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 21, 2019 / comments

<Mydrim Jones, Sun>  

"...He said he caught the serial sex deviant rummaging through things after hearing “a lot of scuffling and commotion” while making a bottle for his five-month-old baby just before 2am on October 12...

"... Matthew, 28, bolted upstairs to see his wife and alert cops in El Dorado Hills, a quiet suburb near Sacramento, California...

"... sister-in-law called him saying “Oh my God, there is somebody who just ran out of the garage - and he’s wearing just a bra and panties.”...

DNA ID of Skeleton Remains brings Daughter from Russia

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 14, 2019 / comments

<El Dorado County Sheriff's Office>  

In November 2015, a family walking along the Folsom Lake waterfront made a discovery which lead to a multi year investigation, spanning numerous agencies and even another country. The discovery? Skeleton remains, which had only become visible due to a historic drought.

Emergency Incident - California Fires Web Page

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 11, 2019 / comments

<California Highway Patrol>

A web page has been established to provide information and current updates about the fires going on in California. 

Visit - https://www.chp.ca.gov/home/emergency-incident

 

 

Coroner Investigation finds No Foul Play in Pollock Death

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 11, 2019 / comments

<EDSO PIO>

On Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at 0342 hours, EDSO was dispatched to a report of a deceased person at an address in Pollock Pines, Ca. The man has been identified as 67-year-old Robert Mardis.

An autopsy was completed this afternoon and the cause of death was determined as Severe Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis. Mardis also had a clinical history of C.O.P.D.

The investigation into this death has concluded and this case is considered closed.

Next of kin notifications have been completed.

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