[UPDATE 6:03 p.m.] Active Shooter in Clearlake Oaks; Residents Asked to Shelter in Place
The Lake County Sheriff issued the following statement at 11:52 a.m.:
Everyone near the Clearlake Oaks Post Office should shelter in place. There has been a shooting in the area.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is alerting residents to a dangerous situation.
A shooting has occurred in the vicintity of the Clearlake Oaks Post Office.
Stay indoors and out of sight until further notice
UPDATE 12:08 p.m.: The Post Office is on the north side of Hwy 20. https://www.google.com/maps/place/13280+State+Hwy+20,+Clearlake+Oaks,+CAemail@example.com,-122.6657376,15.5z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x80838dafe2367bdf:0xd8e97fef98260aa2!8m2!3d39.0266019!4d-122.6618094
UPDATE 12:15 p.m.: The suspect is in custody and a patient has been “turned over to medic…”, according to scanner traffic but there are two wildland fires in the area that firefighters have been not allowed to fight because of the shooting incident. Now they are being released to fight the two seperate incidents that are an acre apart.
UPDATE 12:42 p.m.: According to scanner traffic, a woman, reportedly the girlfriend of the shooter, walked into the hospital with a gunshot wound.
UPDATE 1 p.m.: Lake County News is reporting that there are two fatalities, according to that County’s Sheriff.
UPDATE 1:34 p.m.: The shelter in place order has been lifted by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office.
UPDATE 6:03 p.m.: Lake County News has more on the story…https://www.lakeconews.com/index.php/news/52819-sheriff-releases-new-details-on-fatal-clearlake-oaks-shooting-spree