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. 20120507-067
Monday, May 07, 2012

Police Investigate Murder and Arrest Victim’s Son

The Sacramento Police Department is investigating the murder of a man in North Sacramento.

On May 7, 2012, at approximately 4:14 p.m., officers responded to the 2100 block of Peakview Avenue on a report of a subject shot.  Officers arrived on scene, contact and later arrest the victim's 24-year-old son, Jason Felder.  Felder surrendered to police without incident. 

Officers found the victim inside the residence.  The Sacramento Fire Department responded and declared the victim deceased at the scene.

Homicide Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators responded. 

The Sacramento Police Department urges anyone with information pertaining to this crime or any other crime to contact Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP (4357) 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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