Jury approves death penalty for convicted Alturas mass shooter Cherie Lash-Rhoades
PLACER COUNTY - The woman convicted in a 2014 mass shooting in Alturas will be sentenced to death, a jury decided Thursday.
A Placer County judge will go forward with the decision at a hearing in April.
Cherie Rhoades killed four people and injured two others on Feb. 20, 2014 inside the Cedarville Rancheria Tribal Office. At the time, Rhoades was about to be ousted as the tribal chairwoman.