City of Sacramento Police Department

Chief of Police
5770 Freeport Blvd., Suite 100
Sacramento, CA  95822-3516

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For Immediate Release No. 20180202-011
Friday, February 02, 2018

Florin Road Shooting Victim Dies from Injuries

This press release is a summary of the facts known at this time, as this incident is actively being investigated. The information contained in the press release is subject to change. Additional details will be released as they become available.

On Saturday, January 13, 2018, at approximately 10:42 a.m., officers from the Sacramento Police Department responded to the 1100 block of Florin Road regarding a shooting.

Officers arrived and located one male adult victim who had sustained at least one gunshot wound. Officers summoned medical personnel from the Sacramento Fire Department. Medical personnel transported the victim to a local area hospital for treatment.

Based on the nature of the injuries, detectives were called to the scene to take over the investigation.

On February 1, 2018, the Sacramento Police Department was notified that the victim who was located on the 1100 block of Florin Road had succumbed to his injuries. The Homicide Unit has now taken over the investigation.

The identity of the victim will be released by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office once next of kin has been notified.

The Sacramento Police Department encourages any witnesses with information regarding this homicide to contact the dispatch center at (916) 264-5471 or Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers at (916) 443-HELP (4357) or submit an anonymous tip using the free “P3 Tips” smartphone app.  Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward up to $1,000.

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