NORTH HIGHLANDS (CBS13) – Investigators made an arrest Wednesday in connection to the shooting death of a man in North Highlands in early May, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office announced.
Patrick Lavell Noied, 20, was booked into the Sacramento County Main Jail on homicide charges and without bail.READ MORE: Suspect Arrested After Woman, 42, Killed In Shooting At Arden Arcade Apartment Complex
Noied is accused of fatally shooting Tayler Jon Wellman, 29, on the night of May 5 along Amber Lane near College Oak Drive.READ MORE: VIDEO: Firefighters Narrowly Escape Out Of Tamarack Fire Flames
Initial reports on the night of the shooting were of a person who had collapsed in the area and appeared to be bleeding, deputies said. Deputies soon discovered that Wellman had suffered at least one gunshot wound.
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Noied is scheduled to appear in court on Thursday, June 24.