Assault with Firearm

Orland, California – On Saturday, September 9, 2023, Glenn County Sheriff’s Office and Orland Police responded to a call at 4195 County Road MM in Orland for shots fired. Upon arrival, deputies found that Joseph Dylon Wagoner, age 29 of Orland, had entered the residence with a 12-gauge shotgun and assaulted Kenneth Casey-Orville Faddis. Faddis and Wagoner became involved in a physical altercation. During the altercation a single shot was discharged from the 12-gauge shotgun striking Wagoner. Wagoner was transported to a local hospital and treated for his injuries.

During the investigation, deputies determined that Wagoner was the suspect in the assault and is facing the following charges: Assault with a Deadly Weapon (245 (a)(1) PC), Armed with a Firearm in Commission of a Felony (12022 (a)(1) PC), Possession of a Firearm by a Felon (29800 (a)(1) PC), Felon in Possession of Ammunition (3305 (a)(1) PC), Carrying a Loaded Firearm (25850 (c)(4) PC), Brandishing a Firearm (417 (a)(2) PC), Burglary (459 PC), and Child Endangerment (273 a (A) PC).

This incident is under investigation. Anyone with information regarding this investigation should contact the Glenn County Sheriff’s Office at 530-934-6431.

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