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Missing Person BOLO -- (Be On Look Out)

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 15, 2016 / comments

by EDSO Sergeant Tasha Thompson, July 15, 2016 at 2:44 pm | Missing Person - Kimberly Gillespie.

The El Dorado County Sheriff's Office is looking for Kimberly Gillespie who went missing in the Pollock Pines area around 7/8/16.  She is 42 years old, deaf and has other disabilities that affect her memory and mobility .  

She was last seen possibly walking in a rural area east of Pollock Pines.  

She is a white female adult,  5'2" tall and weighs approximately 140 pounds.  Kimberly has brown hair and brown eyes.  

El Dorado woman gives up thousands to scammer claiming to be from the IRS

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 15, 2016 / comments

A local California woman is speaking out after falling for a scammer that claimed to be from the IRS. She received a series of voicemails from someone saying he was “Davis” from the IRS.

El Dorado, CA - A California woman is speaking out after falling for a scammer that claimed to be from the IRS.

She received a series of voicemails from someone saying he was “Davis” from the IRS.

After the traumatizing experience, the victim decided to share her story as a warning to others, but wanted to remain anonymous. 

Man accused of 'stealing from the community' in scoreboard fraud cases

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 15, 2016 / comments

Cameron Park swim teams defrauded of thousands of dollars, community claims

CAMERON PARK, Calif. (KCRA) —During afternoon practice for the Sierra Sharks swim team in Cameron Park, swimmers prepared for their first meet against College Greens.

The times and winners should be posted on a new scoreboard that was paid for by hundreds of donations from the community.

Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee Location Change and Date Change for Recreational Use Meeting

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 15, 2016 / comments

by Creighton Avila, Placerville, CA, July 14, 2016 — Due to construction in the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors Meeting Room, the remaining Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee meetings will be held at the Building C Hearing Room at 2850 Fairlane Court, Placerville. In addition, the Recreational Use meeting date will be moved to September 19th . The following are the dates, times and topics of the meetings:

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-07-14

by Placerville Newswire / Jul 15, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on July 14, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: DUI:ALCOHOL/DRUGS W/ PRIOR WITHIN 10 YRS, bail $10,000...|  VEHICLE THEFT...|  PRVENT/DISUADE VIC/WITNES, BAIL $50,000...|  DOMESTIC VIOLENCE W/PR, bail $50,000...|  BRING ALC/DRUGS IN PRISON, bail $100,000...|  BURGLARY \ BUSINESS DR, DIAMOND SPRINGS...|  BURGLARY \ COMMERCE WY, DIAMOND SPRINGS...|  DEATH INVESTIGATION \ SOUTH LAKE TAHO, AGE =42...|   ROBBERY \ PARK DR, EL DORADO HILLS, VICTIM AGE =20...

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