UPDATE 9/6/18 — A suspect has turned himself in. Here are the details:
WILLITS, 9/5/18 — One person was shot and seriously injured at the Patriot Gas station on the north end of Willits last night. Chief Scott Warnock, of the Willits Police Department, confirmed that the WPD is investigating the shooting, and though there is no suspect currently in custody. He added that a Mendocino County resident is the primary suspect.
Currently the incident is being investigated as an attempted homicide. According to Captain Greg Van Patten, of the Mendocino County Sheriffs Office, the WPD is being assisted in the investigation by the Mendocino County District Attorney’s Office, with some assistance from the MCSO.