Murder in Tahoe

by Placerville Newswire / Feb 12, 2018 / comments

[EDSO Sergeant Anthony Prencipe. Image via EDSO]

The suspicious death in Tahoma has been ruled a homicide by El Dorado County Sheriff's Detectives. 

47 year old Jeremy David Virgo was arrested for 187(a) PC- Murder. 

The identity of the victim will not be released until next of kin notifications have been made.

-- Prior Story --

On February 11, 2018, at around 1240 hours, El Dorado County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a report of suspicious shots fired in the area of Timber Wolf Drive and Alder Street in Tahoma, Ca.  Upon arrival, the deputy could hear gunshots coming from the area of a known felon’s address.  Shortly after, the deputy observed the suspected person leaving the home. A pursuit was initiated and the suspect was later taken into custody by Placer County Sheriff’s Deputies in Homewood at the Ski Resort.

A welfare check on the original addressed revealed ...