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Police search for man suspected of killing 2 in California

Posted at 12:09 PM, Jun 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-28 18:50:30-04

(AP) — A search is underway for a man suspected of shooting three people, killing two and critically wounding the third, in a rural Northern California community.

The Shasta County Sheriff's office said 35-year-old Daun Eric Sanders is suspected of shooting the victims Saturday at a residence in Shingletown, which is a small community 130 miles north of Sacramento.

A SWAT team and Redding police officers searched his home near the shooting scene but didn't find him. Investigators believe he fled in a pickup truck.

Authorities did not release the victim names or a motive for the shooting.