The following is a press release issued by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office:
On December 17th, 2021 at approximately 2113 hours, The Lake County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a resident in the 12000 block of Pine Street in Clearlake Oaks, who reported gunshots in front of their residence. The reporting party saw a male subject in front of the residence that appeared to have been struck by gunfire.
Deputies arrived on scene and located an adult male in front of the residence, who suffered from a gunshot wound. Fire personnel responded and ultimately airlifted the victim to an out of county trauma center. The victim is being treated for his injuries and is still in critical condition.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit is actively gathering evidence and establishing leads. We strongly encourage anyone who has information regarding the shooting to contact Detective Dean Preader at 707-262-4231, or by email at email@example.com.