SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Police have identified a person of interest in the fatal shooting of a Sutter County man in a Natomas Home Depot parking lot earlier this week.
The shooting happened just after 8:30 p.m. Monday in the 3600 block of Truxel Road. Police say when they arrived at the store, they found 53-year-old Walter Michael Gibson of Rio Oso lying in the parking lot with a gunshot wound to the upper body. He later died. according to a statement from the Sacramento Police Department.READ MORE: Newsom: Some State Workers Will Not Return To Downtown Sacramento Offices
A male adult went to a San Francisco hospital requesting help with a non-life threatening gunshot wound. Sacramento Police Department detectives went to the hospital Tuesday and interviewed the man.
The investigation remains active.READ MORE: Sacramento Authorities Hope Recent Illegal Fireworks Arrest Shows Department Means Business With Crackdown
Sacramento Fire Department paramedics also came to the scene and tried to keep the man alive, but were unsuccessful.
Investigators think the shooting was intentional. They hope surveillance video from nearby businesses can help them identify the suspects.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call 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.MORE NEWS: Body Of Teen Who Went Missing While Swimming In American River Found