SCSO: Man Assaults Deputy During Traffic Stop In Siskiyou County

SCSO: Man Assaults Deputy During Traffic Stop In Siskiyou County

The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Department is looking for a man they say assaulted one of their deputies. The incident happened during a traffic stop in Yreka near Evergreen Lane and Shasta Avenue on Friday. 26-year-old Justin Edward Maughs fled on foot and may possibly be armed and dangerous. He’s a white man, 5-foot-10 and 150 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.