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Suspected suicide at Placer County Jail in North Auburn

AUBURN CA - An inmate was found dead in his cell at the Placer County jail after apparently committing suicide, the Placer County Sheriff?s Office reported Monday. Peter Elliott, ...

Gold Run CHP arrest Bay Area toll-plaza double-slaying suspect

Two Gold Run California Highway Patrol officers had little doubt early Wednesday morning that they had discovered the suspect in the shotgun slaying hours before of two people at a ...

Escapee captured after citizens tackle him

A Placer County Jail inmate’s escape came to an end when a few alert citizens tackled him to the ground Wednesday afternoon. David Lee Todd, 49, thwarted two deputies who were ...

Auto theft suspect hangs himself in jail

An inmate at the Placer County Jail in Auburn reportedly committed suicide sometime Monday evening. The inmate, Jason Paul Teubner, 30, of Auburn, was found hanging from a bed sh ...