City of Sacramento Police Department

SAMUEL D. SOMERS JR.
Chief of Police
5770 Freeport Blvd., Suite 100
Sacramento, CA  95822-3516

(916) 808-0800
Fax : (916) 808-0818
www.sacpd.org

MEDIA ADVISORY/PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release No. 20091003-209
Saturday, October 03, 2009

Man Killed in His Apartment

The Sacramento Police Department is investigating the murder of a 60-year-old male. 

On October 2, 2009, at 11:21 p.m., the Sacramento Police Department received a call of a disturbance in the 2600 block of Stonecreek Drive.  The Officers arrived and found the victim inside his apartment with some visible trauma.  Sacramento Fire Department personnel declared the victim deceased at the scene. 

Homicide and Crime Scene Investigators responded to the scene.  Due to the ongoing investigation details of the homicide are not being released at this time. 

The Sacramento Police Department urges anyone with information pertaining to this crime to contact Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP or text in a tip to 274637 (CRIMES).  Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information.  Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

Sacramento Police Media Relations · (916) 808-0808 · spdpio@pd.cityofsacramento.org

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