Elk Grove police were called to the scene at the 8900 block of Laguna Vista Court. The victim was in his garage, when the suspect, who was known to the victim, fired two shots at the victim while he was in his garage. The suspect then fled the scene on foot.
While officers were searching the area, a call came into dispatch regarding a suspicious man. Officers arrived at the 9400 block of Laguna Creek Drive and took the suspect into custody without incident. The handgun used in the shooting was recovered and revealed to be a reported stolen handgun. The victim was uninjured. The suspect arrested is 23 year old Johnny Turnbull of Elk Grove.
According to archives of Elk Grove Laguna News for past Elk Grove police daily watch summaries, Turnbull had two arrests in 2016.
July 30, 2016 attempted car jacking and assaulting a EGPD K9
December 21, 2016 probation violation and drug charges
Charges against Turnbull for the September 17 incident
|ASSAULT WITH DEADLY WEAPON OR FIREARM ON PERSON OF ANOTHER|
|VIOLATION OF PROBATION|
|CONVICTED PERSON HAVING CONCEALED FIREARM|
|CARRY LOADED FIREARM WITH INTENT TO COMMIT A FELONY|
|CONVICTED PERSON CARRYING A LOADED FIREARM|
|FIREARM POSSESSION- VIOLATION OF PROBATION|
|PERSON PROHIBITED OWNING/POSSESSING AMMUNITION/FIREARM|
|RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY|