Mt. Shasta officer involved shooting leaves one person dead

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif—The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office and Mt. Shasta Police were involved in a deadly officer-involved shooting Friday.

Police say it happened outside the city limits of Mt. Shasta around 945 at night.

The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office says all involved deputies were not hurt.

They are now placed on administrative leave, as the investigation continues.

The local critical incident team is leading the investigation.

More information will be released in the coming weeks.

NBC5 News Reporter Jenna King is a Burbank native. She graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Sports Business. During her time at the U of O, she was part of the student-run television station, Duck TV. She also grew her passion for sports through interning with the PAC 12 Network. When Jenna is not in the newsroom you can find her rooting for her hometown Dodgers, exploring the outdoors, or binging on the latest Netflix release.
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