On Tuesday, October 11, 2022, at approximately 9:30 p.m., the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center received a 3-round ShotSpotter activation. North Division Patrol Deputies were dispatched and arrived at the 3800 block of Madison Avenue in North Sacramento County.

Arriving deputies located an adult male who had sustained a gunshot to the torso and was laying in the eastbound side of the roadway. Deputies applied a chest seal to the unconscious victim and initiated CPR. Metro Fire arrived and pronounced the male deceased a short time later. The suspect fled the scene and is outstanding.

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

The identity of the shooting victim 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 www.sacsheriff.com or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).

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