Domestic violence ends in suspect’s suicide
A domestic violence incident on May 10 ended in a man taking his own life.
Deputies were advised of a domestic disturbance on Secret Lake Trail in Cool at 1:42 p.m., an El Dorado County Sheriff’s representative said. Upon arrival, deputies located a domestic violence victim. This gave deputies probable cause for a charge of felony domestic violence. Reportedly, the suspect had been armed with a shotgun at different times during the incident, adding a weapons charge.