TAHOMA — The death of a victim found inside a Tahoma home has been rule a homicide by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department.
Just before 12:45 p.m. Sunday, deputies were called out to investigate reports of shots fired in the area of Timber Wolf Drive and Alder Street.
Upon arrival, a deputy could hear gunshots coming from the area of a known felon’s home, the sheriff’s office said.
Shortly after, the deputy saw the suspected person leaving the home, according to the sheriff’s office. A pursuit then began.
Investigators tell FOX40 that the suspect ran into a restaurant at the Homewood Ski Resort. The restaurant was evacuated.
When deputies conducted a welfare check at the original address, a body was found inside.
Deputies arrested 47-year-old Jeremy David Virgo on suspicion of murdering the victim.
The identity of the victim is