PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
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SHERIFF DEPUTIES look for an "active shooter" during a drill on the El Dorado High School campus. Photos courtesy Sheriff's Department

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Deputies practice at El Dorado HS

By From page A1 | July 26, 2013

Explosions rocked the neighborhood around El Dorado High School as a gun battle ensued on the campus the morning of July 15, lasting all day. Shots rang out as students ran for cover or were locked down. El Dorado County deputies, detectives, probation officers, Fish & Game officers, El Dorado County Fire Protection District personnel and Placerville police officers all responded to the threat of subjects armed with assault rifles, handguns and explosives. In the end, the threats were eliminated, the innocent evacuated and the campus secured.

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