Search for missing Mt. Shasta woman ends in tragedy

DUNSMUIR, Calif. — Authorities say the search for a missing Mount Shasta woman that began Sunday evening, April 26 ended tragically when the victim’s body was discovered in the Sacramento River the next day. Her body was located about a mile and a half downstream from where she had last been seen. According to sheriff’s officials the victim had been […]

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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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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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Van Nuys woman, 35, ID’d after fatal Dorris vehicle vs train collision

UPDATED: Friday, Sept. 28, 1:30 p.m. See original story below. DORRIS — Officials have identified a Van Nuys woman who died after her vehicle smashed through a railroad crossing arm and drove at high-speed into the path of an oncoming Amtrak commuter train. 35-year-old, Ashley Jennifer Hinson, was identified yesterday as the victim killed in the collision with Amtrak’s Coast […]

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