SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The Sacramento County coroner’s office has identified a bicyclist who was shot and killed Tuesday evening in Del Paso Heights.

The victim has been identified as 19-year-old Michael Burdan of Sacramento.

Burdan was shot while riding his bike near May Street and North Avenue around 6:40 pm.

Police were called to the area for reports of shots fired and found Burdan lying in the middle of the street. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators say Burdan was riding his bike to a family member’s home in the neighborhood at the time of the shooting.

Police say, at this time they have no motive for the shooting and no specific suspect information.

Burden’s death is Sacramento’s 30th homicide of the year.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Sacramento

Get Our App
Get The CBS Sacramento Weather AppGet the latest radar, CBS13 AppCasts and hour-by-hour forecasts. You can also send your weather pics.

Watch & Listen LIVE