By CBS13 Staff

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — On Wednesday, a man was killed in a shooting that took place on Southwest Avenue in Sacramento, said the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office.

Around 11:24 p.m., deputies received a call regarding a shooting on the 5100 block of Southwest Avenue.

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When deputies arrived they found a man lying on the sidewalk suffering from a gunshot wound.

Deputies began performing life-saving measures while waiting for additional support to arrive.

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Sacramento Metro Fire arrived a short time later and pronounced the subject deceased at the scene.

No additional information is available about the suspect.

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The identity of the victim will be released by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office after identification and notification of next of kin.