The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the man who shot Richard Lee Hart on Hi Lo Way in Placerville on Sept. 21.
Michael Steven Hayes of Placerville allegedly shot Hart, who was armed with a handgun, with a shotgun. Hart had entered a residence in the 3100 block of Hi Lo Way before being shot and stumbling out, collapsing in front of the residence. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The incident is still being investigated and no charges have been filed.