(UPDATE) Shasta County Sheriff Tom Bosenko stated this afternoon a Shasta County Sheriff's Deputy was nearly hit by a second round of gunfire while investigating an initial report of a shooting in Jones Valley this morning. No one was injured and the family within the residence on was evacuated safely. The road closure remains in effect as law enforcement officials continue to search for the suspect.
The Shasta County Sheriff's Department is investigating a shooting in the Jones Valley area.
It happened shortly after 5 a.m. Monday.
Deputies were called out to the 13000 block of East Valley Trail.
Redding.com reported Dry Creek Road at Bear Mountain Road is closed to traffic as law enforcement personnel search the area.
No word on if anyone has been injured.
We have a crew headed to the scene.
Check back for updated information.