- Associated Press - Thursday, April 6, 2017

AUBURN, Calif. (AP) - Authorities are searching for a suspect they say shot at law enforcement helicopters in Northern California.

Placer County sheriff’s officials say deputies and SWAT officers responded Wednesday evening after someone opened fire at two helicopters in a rural area northeast of Sacramento.

Officials say the aircraft were shot at several times.

The Sacramento Bee reports (https://bit.ly/2ngr3eX ) authorities shut down a road and told people to avoid the area during the investigation.

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Information from: The Sacramento Bee, https://www.sacbee.com


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