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Suspect Identified in Penn Valley Assault

Twenty-nine year old Brice Peeler has been identified as the suspect and is being sought by the Sheriff’s Office following a late night assault with a deadly weapon incident that occurred Wednesday just after midnight on Black Forest Rd in Penn Valley. Sheriff Keith Royal describes the incident.

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Peeler, a white 5’11 170 lb male is a local transient that is not unfamiliar to local law enforcement. Sheriff Royal says Peeler should be considered armed and dangerous.

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The appearance of vehicle Peeler is known to use may have been altered.

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Peeler is a known drug user as well as in possession of guns.
Any person knowing Peeler’s whereabouts should contact the Sheriff’s Office immediately at 265-7880.

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