NORTH HIGHLANDS (CBS13) – A man was arrested in connection to a fatal car-to-car shooting that happened along Watt Avenue in North Highlands last weekend, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office said on Saturday.
Ajan Ray Vaughn, 21, was taken into custody on Wednesday and booked into the Sacramento County Main Jail on homicide charges, the sheriff’s office said.READ MORE: Protesters In Placerville Call For Noose To Remain In City's Logo
Vaughn is suspected of the shooting death of 18-year-old Julian Jason Villa on March 21 in the area of Watt Avenue and A Street near McClellan Park.READ MORE: Police Responding To Intruder Call Swarm Natomas Home To Discover Roomba As Cleaning Culprit
Villa was found inside a vehicle with multiple gunshot wounds and pronounced dead at the hospital.
“This person was a passenger inside of a vehicle and there was another vehicle that drove in close proximity to it and fired off several rounds,” Sgt. Rod Grassman said the day of the shooting.MORE NEWS: Family Calls For Help In Finding Missing Modesto Mother Of 2 Allegedly Kidnapped At Gunpoint
No further information was available.