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Million Dollar Bail for Assault with a Firearm

A man in custody following an assault with a firearm. Nevada County Sheriff keith Royal says that early Saturday morning, deputies responded to a disturbance on Tadhole Creek Rd near Alta Sierra on Highway 49. As officers came down highway 49, they came across three males individuals running towards them with their hands in the air.

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The officers then proceeded to the residence with the victims and had them wait off to the side out of sight.

Click here to listen to Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal

Mitchell,-Blakeley1As the officers investigated the situation they learned that Blakely Mitchell indeed had fire shots.

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Then Mitchell focused his attention on one individual.

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At that point the victims fled.

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And that is when the three males came upon the sheriff deputy.

Blakely Mitchell was taken in to custody with out further incidence and was booked in the Wayne Brown Corrections Facility for Assault with a Firearm and making terrorizing threats. His bail is set at 1,000,000 dollars.

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