General Crime

* Leslie Peoples Santa Rosa man shot and critically injured in an attempted home invasion

Fugitive Watch Logo 77x77px

Scroll to the bottom to view and make comments

A Santa Rosa man was shot and critically injured Friday night in an attempted home invasion by robbers who demanded he hand over marijuana or cash, according to police. Leslie Peoples, 23, was shot after struggling with one of two suspects who entered the home he shares with his father on the 2300 block of Donna Maria Drive around 11:45 p.m., Sgt. Steve Fraga said.

Peoples’ father, Rodger Peoples, told police he had been awakened by the noise of his son struggling with one of the two suspects in the home’s entryway. The men, who were carrying handguns, had demanded marijuana or money.Rodger Peoples told police he saw the suspects shoot his son and then flee the scene.Leslie Peoples remains in critical care following emergency surgery, Fraga said. The suspects are still being sought, and the Sonoma County Alliance has offered up to $2,500 in reward money for information leading to their arrests.

Copyright © 2012 by Bay City News, Inc. Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.

Mention Fugitive Watch for a Discount

Comment Advisement We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

Leave a Comment

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons