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Man shot and killed in Knights Landing; 3 teens and 3 adults arrested

The 9700 block of South Oak Grove Avenue in Knights Landing.
The 9700 block of South Oak Grove Avenue in Knights Landing.

A man was shot and killed in Knights Landing on Monday, the Yolo County Sheriff's Office announced.

At 5:37 p.m., officers responded to calls reporting a shooting. When they arrived at the 9700 block of South Oak Grove, they found the victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a news release.

Police initially arrested three men and two teenagers who were found near the scene. The adult suspects — Armando Mendez, 29, of Yuba City; Michael Margueis, 26, of Live Oak; and Trevor Morgan, 18, of Yuba City — were booked into Yolo County jail on suspicion of murder.

A sixth suspect — a 17-year-old male from Woodland — was found in Woodland and arrested on suspicion of the same murder, according to a Tuesday afternoon update by the Sheriff's Office.

The three teenage boys, two 17-year-olds and one 16-year-old, were booked into the Yolo County Juvenile Detention Facility in Woodland.

The investigation is ongoing, the Sheriff's Office said. No other details were released.

Molly Sullivan: 916-321-1176, @SullivanMollyM

The Bee's Kellen Browning contributed to this report.

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