Man with BBQ skewer shot by Placer County deputy in Carnelian Bay
An officer-involved shooting investigation is underway at Lake Tahoe after a California sheriff’s deputy shot a man who allegedly tried to stab him with a large metal barbecue skewer, the Associated Press reported.
Placer County Sheriff’s Lt. Andrew Scott said the incident occurred at about 4 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, on the North Shore where the deputy was responding to a 911 call about a man acting “bizarre” at a home in Carnelian Bay.
The suspect was transported to Renown Regional Medical Center. His name and condition have not been released. The deputy was not hurt.
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