NORTH HIGHLANDS (CBS13) – A man is under arrest after he got into a fight with his roommate in North Highlands, killing him, deputies say.
On Saturday just after 2 a.m., sheriff’s deputies received reports of a man who was unconscious and had visible injuries. Deputies were called out to the 5300 block of Jackson Street where they found 22-year-old Austin Sweet. Deputies and firefighters performed CPR on the man, but he was pronounced deceased, according to an announcement from the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department.READ MORE: 4 Killed In Helicopter Crash Near Colusa
Detectives conducted an investigation and determined that Sweet and his 21-year-old roommate Grant Sherman got into a fight when he was killed.READ MORE: 45 Structures Now Destroyed As Dixie Fire Grows To 244,888 Acres
Sherman was arrested into the Sacramento County Jail on related charges.MORE NEWS: Hefty Fees Part Of New Parking Experiment At Lake Tahoe Beach
Anyone with information related to this incident asked to contact the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office at (916) 874-5115 or Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers at (916) 443-HELP. Tip information may also be left anonymously at www.sacsheriff.com or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).