SOUTH SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The Sacramento Police Department is investigating a homicide after a man was shot in South Sacramento on Sunday night.
The department said the man was shot along the 5100 block of Scarborough Way.READ MORE: Counter Lawsuit Filed After Restraining Order Against Sacramento City Hall New Hire Was Denied
Sacramento police say officers responded to the scene a little after 9 p.m. to investigate a reported shooting. A man who had been shot at least once was then found by officers.READ MORE: River Cats' Fans Brave The Heat In First Game WIth Full Capacity Availability
Officers say the man’s injury was life-threatening and first aid was started. Medics soon took over, but the man was later pronounced dead at the scene.
Homicide detectives believe the suspect in the shooting left the scene before officers arrived. No description of the suspect was available at this point.MORE NEWS: Cooling Centers Open In Sacramento Region This Week
Anyone with information relevant to the investigation is urged to call the police at (916) 808-5471.