By CBS13 Staff

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Officers were investigating after a woman was shot near downtown Sacramento on Friday night, police said.

According to the Sacramento Police Department, officers got a call regarding the shooting at around 8:40 p.m. near the Capitol Casino along the 400 block of North 16th Street.

The woman was found shot at the scene and taken to a hospital in critical condition.

Information regarding a possible suspect or the circumstances of the shooting was not yet available.