Still Missing After Almost a Year - No Clues

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 29, 2016 / comments

By Sergeant Tasha Thompson, EDSO -- The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to search for leads regarding the mysterious disappearance of Charles Thompson. Charles has been missing since October 2, 2015.  Charles left his residence in Fairplay, Ca in the afternoon with an unidentified female.  Charles and the female had been tracked by detectives to Jackson, Ca and they were last seen on October 3, 2015.

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-09-28

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 29, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on Sept 28, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: BAT:SPOUSE/EX SP/DATE/ETC, CRUELTY TO ANIMAL, INTIM WIT/VICT FR/RPRT...  |  POSS CNTL SUB FOR SALE, EVADE PO:DISREGARD SAFETY+, bail $200,000... |  LOTUS, DEPUTIES WERE DISPATCHED TO A REPORT OF INDECENT EXPOSURE...  |  MALE JUVENILE ARRESTED FOR BATTERING A FELLOW STUDENT ON SCHOOL GROUNDS. JUVENILE ARRESTED SEX=M AGE= 10...

Undersheriff Randy Peshon Recognized for Outstanding Service in Appointment

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 29, 2016 / comments

I am again extremely proud of Undersheriff Randy Peshon’s reappointment to this very important committee, which has state-wide impacts. Randy is a recognized leader and expert in the court and corrections field,” said El Dorado County Sheriff John D’Agostini.
 

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-09-27

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 28, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on Sept 27, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: ORAL COP:VICT UNDER 10YRS, bail $1,050,000...  |  BATT W/SERIOUS BODILY INJ...  |  SHOPLIFTING, THFT ELDER/DEP ADLT+, bail $125,000...  |  EL DORADO HILLS, MALE SUSPECT BATTERED THE MALE VICTIM CAUSING A SERIOUS INJURY...  |  JUVENILE SUSPECT CITED FOR POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA ON SCHOOL GROUNDS...  |  DEPUTIES WERE DISPATCHED TO A REPORTED WEAPON BRANDISHING...

Attempted Homicide Response Treated as an Accidental Shooting after initial Investigation

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 28, 2016 / comments

Sergeant Tasha Thompson, of the El Dorado County Sheriff’s office, made this statement:

"On September 26, 2016, at approximately 5:15 PM, El Dorado County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the 10500 block of Wentworth Springs Road in Stumpy Meadows for a report of an attempted homicide that just occurred.  

"Information was obtained from the caller (later identified as Lee Lao of Sacramento) that while squirrel hunting with his wife (Mee Vang) he accidentally shot her.  

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