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Burglary suspects identified; two on the loose

Robbers

El Dorado County authorities have turned to the public for help in finding two men for their alleged roles in a recent burglary. On the evening of Jan. 27, sheriff’s deputies in El Dorado Hills stopped a suspicious black Mercedes sedan after noticing it was driving slowly through the Mormon Island and Lake Ridge Oaks […]

No Comment / February 13, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Fire victim ID’d

The man who died in an El Dorado Hills apartment fire last weekend has been identified by authorities as 57-year-old Daniel Miles. El Dorado County Sheriff’s Lt. Bryan Golmitz said an official cause of death had not yet been determined — an autopsy was done last week — but El Dorado Hills Fire Chief Dave Roberts […]

No Comment / February 02, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDH man accused of tax evasion

An El Dorado Hills man was indicted by federal grand jurors last week on suspicion of income tax evasion. Donald M. Wanland Jr., 53, of El Dorado Hills, is charged with attempting to evade personal income taxes from 2000 through 2003, according to US attorney Benjamin B. Wagner. Wanland is also accused of not filing […]

No Comment / February 02, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDH burglary suspects caught

A Sacramento man and two teenage boys were recently arrested for their alleged roles in an El Dorado Hills burglary. El Dorado County Sheriff’s deputies were called to El Dorado Hills’ Bridlewood subdivision at around 4:40 p.m. on Jan. 11 after residents reported seeing several suspicious subject jumping over neighborhood fences. Residents, according to Sheriff’s […]

No Comment / January 19, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

SEC sues EDH man, brother

The brother of an El Dorado Hills man who allegedly orchestrated a massive Ponzi scheme has been hit with a civil fraud suit by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Eric Nelson, of Provo, Utah, was recently named in an SEC civil fraud suit for his purported role in a $16 million Ponzi scheme thought to have […]

No Comment / January 19, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDH rape suspect arrives in county

An El Dorado Hills man who spent the better part of a decade on the lam in New York was booked into the Placerville jail last week. Pasquale “Patrick” Senatore, 45, is accused of lewd acts upon a child and forcible rape. According to a criminal complaint filed in 2002, Senatore committed the alleged sex […]

No Comment / January 12, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Former EDH man guilty of embezzling

A former El Dorado Hills man was convicted last week of bank and mail fraud by federal jurors. Thomas Tanke, 67, was found guilty of two counts of mail fraud and five counts of bank fraud on Nov. 22. Tanke, while living in El Dorado Hills, was vice president of Rancho Cordova-based Azteca Construction Inc. from […]

No Comment / December 02, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »