August 30, 2016 | Updated at 02:50 PM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

9-Year-Old Killed By Intruder in California, Killer in the Loose, Manhunt for White Man With Long Gray Hair Continues

An 9-year-old girl was stabbed to death at her house by an intruder and authorities were in a manhunt for the suspect on Sunday, according to media reports.

By EnStars Staff Writer, EnStars on Apr 28, 2013 06:53 PM EDT
facebook tweet this pin it reddit plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
Valley Springs, CA
Valley Springs, CA (Photo : Google Maps)


An 9-year-old girl was stabbed to death by an intruder at a rural area in Northern California and authorities were in a manhunt for the suspect on Sunday, according to media reports.

The girl was killed on Saturday at a house on Rippon Road in Valley Springs, California, a town about 60 miles from Sacramento, according to the Los Angeles Times. Police asked residents of Calaveras County, California, to lock their doors.

"We were doing a house-to-house search and in some cases we're searching extensively into attics and storage sheds," Calveras County officer Jim Macedo told CBS Sacramento. "It's a difficult area to search. It's rural, it's remote."

The girl's 12-year-old brother was also in the home when the attack happened, according to reports. The boy encountered the intruder around noon on Saturday and he immediately fled. The boy then called 911 when he discovered his sister had been stabbed and she was pronounced dead later.

Neighbors described seeing the man escaping shortly after the 911 call, according to multiple reports.

It appears that police are looking for a white or Hispanic male with long gray hair, at least six feet tall and wearing a black long-sleeved shirt and blue pants.

© 2016 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Latest News

Jenelle Evans

'Teen Mom 2' Jenelle Evans Faces Allegations of Drinking While Pregnant

Would Jenelle Evans really be drinking while pregnant with her third child?

Simon Saran & Farrah Abraham

'Teen Mom OG' Farrah Abraham's Ex-Boyfriend Just Shared Nude Photos of Her

Farrah Abraham's boyfriend just shared a number of racy photos of her on his SnapChat account.

Gretchen Rossi

Gretchen Rossi Speaks of her Support for Vicki Gunvalson in the Midst of 'RHOC'

Vicki Gunvalson has a friend in her former co-star Gretchen Rossi.

Brock Turner

Convicted Rapist Brock Turner is Going Free This Friday

Despite being served a six-month sentence for sexual assault, convicted rapist Brock Turner is leaving prison after three months.

David Eason & Jenelle Evans

Was 'Teen Mom 2' Jenelle Evans' Boyfriend Turned Away at the VMAs?

Jenelle Evans and David Eason walked the red carpet together on Sunday night at the MTV Video Music Awards, but they weren't seen inside the show.

Real Time Analytics