Law Enforcement and Medical Personnel Responding to Reports of a Man Shot in the Neck at Covelo’s Buckhorn Bar

Law enforcement and medical personnel are responding Code 3 (with lights and sirens) to the Buckhorn Bar in Covelo after reports of a male being shot in the neck came in to 911 at approximately 11:40 p.m.

First responders were told by the dispatcher that attempts were being made to coach the reporting party through CPR but the person was “just screaming.” After a few minutes, the dispatcher confirmed CPR was in progress.

The suspect fled the scene. The dispatchers warned deputies that he is considered dangerous and he has an Officer Safety Bulletin associated with him.

Please remember that this story is unfolding. Information is being reported as we gather it. However, some of the information coming from witnesses and initial official reports could be wrong. We will do our best to get the facts but, in the case that something is inaccurate, we will update with correct information as soon as we can.

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