Suspect’s Death Investigated

On June 4, 2015, at approximately 4:30 am, El Dorado County Sheriff’s Deputies were called about a suspicious male at the 6000 block of Pony Express Trail in Pollock Pines.

When Deputies arrived, they found a white male in his 60’s inside a vehicle that did not belong to him. While arresting the uncooperative suspect, he began having medical issues. Medical personnel were immediately called and he was transported to Marshall Hospital.  The suspect subsequently died while at the hospital.

Investigators from the Sheriff’s Office, the District Attorney’s Office and other local agencies are investigating this incident according to standard protocols. The suspect’s identity will be released once next of kin is notified.