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Suspect in shooting apparently on foot near Nantz Road

Nantz Road peninsula

April 3. By Dave Yochum. Police are looking for a white woman about 66 years old after a shooting in Ramsey Creek Park. She is thought to be on foot farther down Nantz Road which was blocked around 8 pm.

Suspect in Ramsey Creek Park shooting

Police said she is armed and dangerous. If you see her call 911.

[Update April 4] The suspect was arrested early this morning.

The incident began in a parking lot near the beach in Ramsey Creek Park where a car was towed from the scene about an hour before.

Ramsey Creek Park was also blocked when the incident began to unfold late Monday afternoon.

A police boat was slowly cruising the waters behind multimillion-dollar homes.

At 8:30 pm police were going door to door in the area checking properties, one resident said, explaining that her husband escorted officers around the outside of the waterfront home.

Scent dogs were on scene around Whispering Oaks at 8:45 pm.

Police did not release any details regarding the shooting.