A murder trial remains out of the courts as the woman accused of committing the crime in 2020 continues to be deemed incompetent to stand trial. Plumas District Attorney David Hollister provided the case update saying the woman is in the process of being... Read More.
New technology in forensics links a suspect to a decades-old cold case homicide but not before the suspect commits suicide in the foothills of Sierra County. Eric Drummond had his DNA sampled against DNA evidence from clothing found in the 1983 murder of Joette... Read More.
Tuesday, August 9th, 2022, at 4:00 PM, The Susanville Police Department was contacted by the US Marshals Fugitive Task Force, for assistance in the possible arrest of an individual, wanted for Murder out Montgomery County Pennsylvania. Agents were set up near the Super 8 Motel, located at... Read More.
A Susanville man has been sentenced to 15 years in state prison for attempted murder last year. The Lassen County District Attorney has announced the sentencing of 63-year-old Kenneth Allen Hunter for 2nd-degree attempted murder, use of a firearm, and inflicting great bodily injury.... Read More.
After a three year murder investigation two people previously from Plumas county have been arrested. Jack Hasbrouck of Oregon was discovered dead in the woods of Beatty Oregon in March of 2018 where Investigations concluded he had died due to homicidal violence. During the... Read More.
Murder suspect from Riverside County has ties to Susanville. Benjamin Winkle is wanted by the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department in connection to a homicide in the Anza area. After receiving reports of an assault with a deadly weapon deputies arrived to find a deceased... Read More.
Two elders in Plumas County get justice as Nicholas Phillips, age 30 of Blairsden and Reno, was convicted of second degree murder and felony elder abuse with great bodily injury. In 2019 Phillips had set fire to the 85 and 89 year old couples... Read More.