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
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MEDIA ADVISORY/PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release No. 20091011-213
Sunday, October 11, 2009

Maccan Court Homicide

The Sacramento Police Department is investigating the murder of a 24-year-old male that occurred on Saturday evening.

On October 10, 2009, at 8:20 p.m., the Police Department responded to Maccan Court and John Still Drive on a person who had been shot.  The male was transported to Kaiser South were he later died from his injuries.  At the time of the shooting, a female adult and a young child were also in the home but were not injured. 

Homicide and Crime Scene Investigators responded to the scene.  Detectives believe that two male Blacks, late teens to early twenties, wearing dark hoodies, forced their way into the house and shot the victim.  The motive for the shooting is still under investigation. 

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.

          

 

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