Man drives to Mt. Shasta PD with body in car – confesses to 4 murders, including 2 children

MT SHASTA — A Roseville man who officials say walked into the Mt. Shasta Police Department claiming to have a body in his car and that he killed three other people is in custody after officials confirmed finding four deceased individuals yesterday, Monday, Oct. 14. Officials from Mt. Shasta and Roseville Police Departments are now working together to investigate how […]

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Sword-wielding Veteran arrested after ramming patrol car

HORNBROOK — A military Veteran who was experiencing a mental health crisis was arrested yesterday afternoon, June 28, after leading CHP on a dangerous, 130 mph pursuit and then ramming an officer’s patrol vehicle. Although the officer’s SUV caught fire after the collision and the alleged suspect refused to exit his heavily damaged vehicle, the man was eventually taken into […]

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Remains found near Happy Camp those of missing CA man – death ruled suicide

SISKIYOU COUNTY — The remains of a missing Marysville, CA man – who had not been seen since last January – were discovered in the Happy Camp area, a remote area of northwest Siskiyou County, Wednesday afternoon, May 1. The victim’s remains were found near Independence Creek Road, a United States Forest Service road, about 5 miles from SR-96. LEADING […]

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Tourist rescued after spending 5 days stranded in deep snow at Bunny Flat

SISKIYOU COUNTY — A Massachusetts woman visiting Siskiyou County’s Bunny Flat was rescued after spending five days stranded in her car after it became stuck in deep snow last Sunday, Feb. 24. Bunny Flat is a popular winter recreational area located at the end of Everett Memorial Highway, northeast of the City of Mt. Shasta. Although the rescued victim eventually […]

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Cow killed when vehicle plows into herd that wandered onto Hwy. 97

WEED — At least one cow was killed and several others were possibly injured Sunday evening, Oct. 7, when a vehicle plowed into a herd of cattle that wandered onto SR-97 on the outskirts of the unincorporated community of Weed. The accident happened just north of mile marker 25, between Grass Lake and Little Deer Mountain Road, according to a […]

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Mt. Shasta Vista neighborhood shootout leads to two arrested

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. — Reports of shots exchanged between a Fort Hood man and residents of the Mt. Shasta Vista subdivision earlier this morning, Wednesday, Oct. 3, led to the man’s arrest on a variety of charges including attempted murder. A Yreka woman with the man was also arrested and later booked on several charges as well. The tense incident, […]

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UPDATE: Multi-agency search for missing, “at-risk” Crescent City man continuing

An extensive, multi-agency search for a missing, “at-risk” Crescent City man is ongoing today, Wednesday, Oct. 3. The victim reportedly disappeared while hunting with a companion in the Beaver Creek area in the vicinity of Klamath River, near SR-96 and US Forest Service Road #47N44, an area about 39 miles northwest of Yreka. The missing man, identified by officials as […]

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Officials searching for “at-risk” missing Crescent City man

UPDATED: Wednesday, Oct. 2, 5 p.m., With correction UPDATED: Tuesday, Oct. 2, 1:15 p.m., With additional details and information   Authorities are asking for help locating a missing man from the Beaver Creek area of Klamath River, who is considered at-risk. The missing man is an insulin-dependent, Type 1 diabetic, according to officials. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Shasta County’s Most […]

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Officials investigating after woman’s body found in Yreka

YREKA — Officials are investigating after a deceased woman was found wedged between two residential fences on the 300 block of Lawrence Ln., early Monday evening. A resident who found the victim’s partially decomposed body later told investigating officers they were led to the gruesome find by the smell. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Driver and dog confirmed dead after Dorris […]

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Officials investigating after shooting victim shows up at Yreka hospital

HORNBROOK — A man is recovering and officials are investigating after the victim was reportedly shot in the Hornbrook area, early this morning, Tuesday, Sept. 25. Sheriff’s officials are now working to determine where the shooting actually occurred and what may have led to the incident, which officials believe happened in the area of Tarpon and Moonfish drives, east of […]

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