Man Fatally Shot In Gerber

A man was murdered in Gerber Thursday night. Tehama County Sheriff's Deputies were called shortly before 11 O'clock on a report of shots fired on Central Avenue in the El Camino District west of Gerber. They arrived to find a man lying on the roadway dead from a gunshot to the head. The area was saturated by multiple law enforcement agencies but no suspects were captured or identified. The sheriff's office has not released the identity of the dead man. Anyone with information is encouraged to call 529-7920.