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SHASTA LAKE, California — A Northern California woman suspected of shooting her father in the chest and then driving off has turned herself in to authorities.

The Record Searchlight of Redding reports (http://bit.ly/1uFAL6x) that 19-year-old Brittany Weatherbee turned herself in to Redding police on Monday. She was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

Weatherbee is accused of shooting her father, 35-year-old Michael Mattson. The Shasta Lake resident was found on the ground late Saturday with a single gunshot to his chest.

He was in fair condition at a hospital.


Information from: Record Searchlight, http://redding.com

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