Suspect In Custody Accused Of Fatal Shooting In Whitmore

An arrest has been made for the murder of a man in Whitmore, and the victim has been identified. 37-year-old Russell Lee Harris of Whitmore was found shot to death off Whitmore Road on Sunday. An investigation by Shasta County Sheriff’s Detectives named 29-year-old Christian Daniel Wilding as the suspected shooter. A “be on the lookout” was distributed and Redding Police took Wilding into custody during a traffic stop Monday. He’s been booked into jail for murder, with bail set at $1 Million. The sheriff’s office says Wilding and Harris knew each other prior to the shooting, but they’re still trying to determine what led to the shooting. Anyone with helpful information can contact detectives at 245-6135 or


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