Identity Of Murder Victim Released By Shasta County Sheriff’s Office

The Shasta County Coroner’s Office has released the name of a Redding murder victim. At around 3AM Sunday medical help and police were called to the AM/PM at Buenaventura and Railroad Avenue. They arrived to find 35-year-old Emmanuel Vega on the ground suffering from a gunshot wound. He was rushed to a hospital but died a short time later. The alleged killer, 33-year-old James Joshua Noyes, was later spotted in North Redding and captured after a chase.