On Wednesday, October 12, 2022, at approximately 4:01 a.m., Sheriff’s Communications Center received a call from an adult subject from the 5500 block of Sky Pkwy stating that there had been an altercation between two adult males and that one male shot the other. The caller stated the suspect then fled the scene after the shooting.

Deputies responded and located an adult male who had sustained at least one gunshot wound. Sacramento Metro Fire arrived a short time later and pronounced the subject deceased at the scene.

Homicide detectives and Crime Scene investigators responded to the scene, interviewed witnesses and gathered evidence. No further information or suspect information is available at this time.

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

Detectives are asking anyone with information relating to this incident, to please contact the Sheriff’s Office at (916) 874-5115 or Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers at (916) 443-HELP. Tip information may also be left anonymously at or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).

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