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Man reported wounded in shooting in rural El Dorado County

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting in the Volcanoville area in which one man was wounded.

Deputies were dispatched about 11 a.m. Monday to a report of a shooting on Volcanoville Road and arrived to find a man with what appeared to be a gunshot wound, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release. The man was flown to a Roseville hospital. Sheriff’s officials said his condition was not known Monday afternoon.

Several individuals were detained and were being interviewed by investigators. The names of the victim and suspect have not been released, and sheriff’s officials said they did not know the motive for the shooting.