Police Investigating Fatal Shooting In North Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Police are investigating a deadly overnight shooting in North Sacramento.

Police got a call for “shots fired” around 10:30 Sunday night on Traction Avenue near El Camino Avenue.

When they arrived, officers found a 25-year-old man with a gunshot to his upper body.

He later died at the hospital.

Witnesses say they saw a man in dark clothes running from the scene, but couldn’t give a better description.

Officers are still searching for a suspect and a motive.

The Sacramento Police Department urges anyone with information pertaining to this crime to contact Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP (4357) or text in a tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.


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