On Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 6:56 p.m., Deputies from the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office responded to reports of shots fired occurring at a residence in the area of the 13000 block of Beacon Street, Shasta Lake. When deputies arrived to the residence, they spoke with a resident, who is also the victim in this case. The Victim reported he was assaulted by his adult brother, Terry Fannin (Aged 56), with a blunt force object during an argument where Fannin was damaging a fence on the property. Fannin did not live at the residence. The Victim said during the argument, he discharged a firearm into the ground to scare Fannin away from the residence and stop the assault against him. The Victim declined medical attention.

Fannin was later contacted at the Circle K gas station, located at 4833 Shasta Dam Blvd, Shasta Lake. Fannin was interviewed regarding the incident and admitted to being at the residence destroying property and being involved in an argument with the Victim. Fannin was arrested for 245(a)(1) PC-Assault with a Deadly Weapon, and booked into the Shasta County Jail.