Location: 37800 Sierra Dr Horse Creek Camp Grounds Lake Kaweah

Incident Date: 07-12-15

Incident Time: 0438

Case Number: 15-8654

Posted by: Media Relations

Suspect Information
Miller, Shaun 35 Years of Age   Visalia Resident

 On 7/12/15  at 0559 hrs, Deputies from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department responded to the 37800 block of Sierra Drive at Lake Kaweah, Horse Creek camp grounds near Three Rivers regarding a report of criminal threats. Upon arrival Deputies contacted the victim who stated an unknown male had threatened to kill him after an argument at one of the camp sites. The victim stated the suspect later identified as Shaun Miller was armed with three knives and a handgun.
 Deputies checked the area and located Shaun Miller who admitted to being in an argument with the victim and being armed with a knife, but he did not threaten the victim with the knife. An area check was conducted and no handguns were located. While Miller was being taken into custody he resisted Deputies at the scene. Miller was subsequently taken into custody for Terroristic Threats and Delaying resisting a Peace Officer. Miller was taken to Kaweah Delta Medical Center where he was treated for minor abrasions he sustained to his head while resisting Deputies at the scene. Miller was then booked at the Adult Pre-Trial Facility without further incident.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contacted TCSD Dispatch 559-733-6218 and reference case 15-8654.
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