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Man arrested in Nevada County shooting that injured 2

James Carman
James Carman Placer County Sheriff’s Office

A 61-year-old man was arrested late Friday in connection with a Nevada County shooting that left his brother and a woman with serious injuries, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday.

James Carman was taken into custody in rural south Nevada County in connection with a shooting on the 1100 block of Flying T Road in Rough and Ready earlier Friday, said Nevada County sheriff’s Sgt. Mike Sullivan.

Carman was arrested on a charge of assault with a deadly weapon, with a firearm enhancement, Sullivan said. He was also booked on a parole violation, according to Sullivan.

Sullivan said both victims are in critical condition.

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