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Calaveras County Sheriff's Office
Monday October 30th, 2017 :: 10:19 a.m. PDT


San Andreas Woman Arrested for Attempted Murder

(San Andreas, CA) On 10-28-2017 at approx. 5:40pm, Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to 1330 Calaveritas Road in San Andreas, the Oak Shadows Mobile Home Park, for a report of a shooting.
Upon arrival deputies learned that there was a domestic dispute between a 50 year old man and the alleged suspect, Carol Soares (age 66), both of whom live at the mobile home park.
Witnesses reported hearing an argument prior to the single gunshot. Sheriff’s detectives learned that Soares allegedly shot the victim through a doorway as he was standing outside Soares’ mobile home. The victim sustained minor injuries to his face, and later sought treatment at a local hospital on his own. The two were allegedly arguing over a vehicle prior to the gunshot.
Carol Soares was arrested for attempted murder - 664/187(a) PC and inflicting corporal injury – 273.5 PC, and was booked into the Calaveras County Jail. Her bail was set at two million dollars. No further information is available at this time.

Calaveras County Sheriff's Office
Jeff Tuttle Dr
San Andreas, CA 95249

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