SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Police say a suspect is dead after a SWAT situation in Sacramento early Thursday morning.
The scene is on Larkin Way and 21st Street. Sacramento police say they got a call about a man with a mask in the area.
Officers located him but he ran. The suspect then ran into a backyard and a perimeter was set up in the area.
At some point, around 3 a.m., police say SWAT had a visual on the person. Police say the suspect posed a threat and officers opened fire.
The suspect died in the shooting. It’s unclear if the man fired back or initially fired.
Police have not identified the suspect at this point.