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Date Released: 7/22/2003
Subject: Shooting
Contact: Detective Juan Freeman
Case No#: 200304819
Released By: Brenda Gainey

Location: King's Peak Range

A man was shot early this morning by a juvenile at the Koluna Ranch Campground. Phillip W. Frost, 52 of Whitethorn, was shot in the leg and transported to a local hospital. He is in stable condition and is expected to survive.
Sheriff’s deputies had first been called to the area at about 9:00 last night following reports of a disturbance. Witnesses told deputies that Frost had been yelling threats at residents. Frost had already left the area when deputies arrived.
Frost returned to the campground later that night. At about 1:00 am there was a confrontation between him and two individuals. During the confrontation Frost was shot by a 17 year-old boy.
Sheriff’s Deputies and Investigators will forward their reports to the District Attorney’s Office. The DA’s office will determine what charges, if any, will be filed and against whom.




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