UPDATE: SW RivCo residents reeling after second triple murder in three days

UPDATED: Friday, Feb. 21, 12 p.m., With additional details from Hemet PD and on-scene photos and video from EN Media. HEMET — Southwest Riverside County residents are in shock after learning about the second triple homicide to happen in the area in just three days. The most recent murders that stole the lives of three women, which happened Wednesday, Feb. […]

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Always ready for any emergency, Shasta County Search and Rescue training never ends

SHASTA COUNTY — When Shasta County Search and Rescue volunteers are not actively working on missions they require constant training to ensure they are always ready at a moment’s notice to respond to any and all types of incidents. Those incidents could involve remote area rescues of stranded and/or injured hikers or off-road enthusiasts, helping search for missing persons, water […]

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Two critically injured, airlifted after Anza head-on crash

ANZA — Two motorists were airlifted with critical injuries after a head-on collision in Anza Monday afternoon, Feb. 17. The accident, which happened on SR-371, just east of Lake Riverside Dr., caused the temporary closure of the rural, two lane highway, according to CHP. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Three hospitalized after Lamb Canyon head-on wreck 3 found murdered at Perris […]

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Three hospitalized after Lamb Canyon head-on wreck

SAN JACINTO — Three people were injured, including one who was left trapped inside the mangled wreck of their car after a two-vehicle, head-on collision involving two vehicles Monday morning, Feb. 17. The major injury crash happened in the area of SR-79/Lamb Canyon and Gilman Springs Rd. in an unincorporated area north of San Jacinto. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Fleeing […]

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Motorcyclist crashes into street sweeper on SR-299E – Minor injuries reported

HATCHET MOUNTAIN — Minor injuries were reported after a motorcyclist plowed into the back of a Cal Trans street sweeper earlier today, Tuesday, Feb. 18. This morning’s crash, which happened on SR-299E near Hatchet Mountain Summit, reportedly caused minor delays while firefighters and CHP worked at the scene of the crash. LEADING THE BURNEY AREA HEADLINES: Shasta County’s Most Wanted […]

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Family, nearby church saved after Burney house blaze

BURNEY — Firefighters battling a Burney residential fire managed to extinguish the blaze, while also saving other nearby homes and structures, as well as an adjacent church that were threatened by the late-night fire, Monday evening, Feb. 18. Despite quickly knocking down the blaze the fire left the home uninhabitable, displacing at least one adult and a child, along with […]

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Shasta County History: A Redding business man, Manley Morrison Brown

Guest Writer Spotlight: Jeremy M. Tuggle: Shasta Historical Society A farmer by the name of Ephraim Brown, and his wife Lorilla (Lillie) Brown, brought their family out west from Cortland County, New York in 1866 and they settled at French Gulch, Shasta County, California. Ephraim continued to pursue his career as a farmer at their new place. Ephraim and Lorilla […]

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3 found murdered at Perris cemetery, officials investigating

UPDATED: Feb 20, 10:45 a.m. See Original and Updated Stories below. PERRIS — Officials investigating the triple murder of three men whose bodies were discovered at a Perris cemetery earlier this month have identified 33-year-old, Jose Luis Torres Garcia as the man they say was responsible for the trio of slayings. Officials say the alleged suspect resides in the Perris/Mead […]

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Fleeing scene of Hemet crash, DUI driver causes head-on wreck

HEMET — Authorities last night arrested a man they allege plowed into and knocked down a light pole at the intersection of Florida Ave and Santa Fe St., before fleeing the scene and hitting two additional vehicles. The second, major injury crash happened on Stetson Ave., just west of Lyon Ave., about three miles from the first collision. Several people […]

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Shasta County’s Most Wanted Criminals & Arrests – 2019-2020 Edition

Compiled from SCSO and Redding PD MOST WANTED: LEIF GARRETT BROOKS Leif Garrett BrooksDOB 05/19/20005’11” / 175 lbsBrown Hair / Blue EyesCharge: Robbery / Violation of Probation MOST WANTED: PHILLIP BROOKS JR. Phillip Brooks Jr.DOB 09/27/19846’01” / 220 lbsBrown Hair / Hazel EyesCharge: Reckless Evading / Violation of Probation MOST WANTED: LUCAS EUGENE HAMBLOCK Lucas Eugene Hamblock DOB 07/08/1990 6’00” […]

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