Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) Coroner's Investigation
Report Number:
2013-34687    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
Coroner's Investigation
Location:
19000 block of Highway 20 Fort Bragg, Ca
When: Date: 10-22-2013 Time: 1911 hours
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: Male Child 8 Fort Bragg, Ca
Victim #2: Male Child 6 Fort Bragg, Ca
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
         
Written by: Captain Greg Van Patten
Synopsis: On 10-22-2013 at 1911 hours Deputies from the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to Coroner's case at a property located in the 19000 block of Highway 20 in Fort Bragg, California.

Upon arrival Deputies learned two sibling children (8-years-old and 6-years-old), had died as a result of injuries sustained during an apparent All Terrain Vehicle collision.

At this time the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office is conducting a Coroner's inquiry into the deaths while the collision is being investigated by the California Highway Patrol.

The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office does not intend to release the identities of the children until the conclusion of the Coroner's inquiry.
Approved By: Captain Greg Van Patten