Placerville Drive-by Shooting Attempted Homicide - Suspects Armed & Dangerous -- UPDATED
It has been reported and confirmed with multiple sources that both suspects have meet with police investigators. Michael Rogers appeared on his own volition and after questioning was released without any charges being filed or an arrest, in spite of the fact that the police had an active arrest warrant for him. His son, Dylan Rogers, was taken into custody and arrested after talking with police investigators.
Both victims have been contacted by police investigators, one at the scene, and the other later that day.
Update Issued from Placerville PD 12-29-2013: Placerville Police have located and arrested subjects involved in attempted homicide from 12-27-13
The Placerville Police Department located the suspects involved in the shooting on Broadway on 12-27-13. Dylan Rogers was arrested in connection with the incident. Rogers was booked at the El Dorado County Jail for an outstanding attempted homicide warrant.
Original story: PLACERVILLE, Calif. (InEDC.com) — Placerville Police Department detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred in front of the Gold Country Inn on Broadway Drive on 12-27-13 at 1:59 pm.
About 2 p.m. Friday, the driver of a white truck pulled up to someone on the street and struck up a conversation, according to the Placerville Police Department. Two victims had been walking along the sidewalk there, PPD’s Lt. Kim Nida said, when they were approached by a white dual cab truck. Nida said the victims and the driver knew each other, so the victims approached the passenger-side door. Inside, they saw a second person in the car, in the back of the cab, leaning back with a gun.
The driver asked the pedestrian to get into the truck, but when he or she opened the vehicle door, a second truck occupant fired a shot at the victim, officers said.
The victim ran from the truck, avoiding the bullet. He or she is cooperating with police, but no arrests have been made.
Warrants have been issued for the two suspects identified as Michael Dwayne Rogers, 49 year old, white, male from Grizzly Flats and Dylan Michael Rogers, 23 year old, white, male from Diamond Springs. They were last seen fleeing the scene in a white full size extended cab truck, possible CA partial plate of 8231W.
If you have any information that can assist Placerville Police Department in locating these subjects, please call (530)642-5280.
They are considered armed and dangerous, please do not contact, call law enforcement immediately.
Placerville Police Department
730 Main St
Placerville, CA 95667