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. 20120814-113
Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Police Investigate Suspicious Death

On Monday, August 14, 2012, at 4:31 p.m., the Sacramento Police Department responded to the 2400 block of P Street on a report of a suspicious death.  Officers arrived and found a 57-year-old man deceased inside of his apartment.  The man's body had possible signs of trauma and was believed to be deceased for three or four days.

The Sacramento Police Department's Homicide Unit and Crime Scene Investigations Unit responded to investigate.  Detectives are actively delving into the case. 

The Sacramento Police Department urges anyone with information pertaining to this death 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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