Mendocino Sheriff’s Office Seeking Man for Attempted Murder
Information from the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Department’s Facebook page:
WANTED: Randolph Paul BISSON
Wanted for the following charges:
Attempted Murder (with a firearm) – 664/187 PC
Assault with Deadly Weapon (Vehicle) against Peace Officer – 245 (d)(1) PC
Felony Evading Peace Officer – 2800.2 VC
64 year old white male adult, 5’10”, about 160 lbs.
Long brown hair possibly balding on top of head
Brown eyes. Last seen wearing dark clothing
On 04/05/2020 at approximately 1525 hours, Randolph Bisson, was identified as shooting at and striking a victim known to him in the 71000 block of Hill Road in Covelo, CA. The victim was treated by medical personnel and is expected to survive their injuries.
MCSO deputies received further information concerning the location of the crime scene and responded to Covelo to investigate.
While on scene, Bisson was located in the area and a pursuit began when MCSO Deputies attempted to conduct a vehicle traffic stop on Bisson. During the pursuit, Bisson is suspected of intentionally striking two patrol vehicles causing damage and possibly intended to ram a third deputy’s vehicle forcing the deputy to move out of the way.
Bisson continued north on Mina Rd where he lost control of his vehicle and fled on foot about two miles west of Mina Rd and Highway 162 intersection.
The Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for information related to the whereabouts of Randolph Bisson or information related to this investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Stephanie Garnica at the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office at 707-463-4086 or MCSO Tip-line at 234-2100.