CITRUS HEIGHTS (CBS13) — The man who died after he was found shot several times in a Citrus Heights neighborhood last week has been identified.
Citrus Heights police said, back on Aug. 26, officers responded to the intersection of Lichen and Carmelwood drives to investigate a reported shooting in the area. At the scene, a man was found lying on the ground; he had been shot several times, officers said.READ MORE: Scott Peterson Set To Be Re-Sentenced For Murder Of Pregnant Wife
Life-saving measures were started by officers and medics soon rushed him to the hospital, but he later died from his injuries.READ MORE: Person, Cat Rescued From Citrus Heights Apartment Fire
Exactly what led up to the shooting is still unclear. No suspect information has been released at this point, but detectives have said that they believe the incident to be isolated.
On Wednesday, the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office identified the man killed as 34-year-old Roseville resident Pavanpal Singh Paintal.MORE NEWS: Deputies Searching For Home Invasion Robber Who Targeted Mountain House Residence
Anyone with information relevant to the investigation is urged to leave a tip at (916) 727-5524.