RANCHO CORDOVA (CBS13) — The suspect involved in a deadly shootout in Rancho Cordova on Saturday has been identified.
The coroner’s office identified the suspect as 29-year-old Christopher Walker from Sacramento. Walker allegedly shot and killed 58-year-old Betty Winn Spirk at her home before he was shot by law enforcement officials.READ MORE: San Andreas Hostage Situation: Deputy And Hostage Shot, Suspect Killed Police: Woodland Bank Break-In Suspect Tried To Get Into Vault
It is unknown whether Walker and Winn Spirk knew each other.
A deputy who has not been identified was also shot twice during the incident and is said to be recovering after undergoing surgery.MORE NEWS: DA's Office To Review Past Cases Related To Sacramento Police Officer Alexa Palubicki After Arrest For Alleged False Reports
On Sunday, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department said a 911 call was made by the suspect’s grandmother saying she feared for her life and he had a gun.