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Homicide Investigation Update


One person was shot and killed Tuesday night and detectives are looking to piece together who did it and why.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting and a man down in the parking lot of the Holiday Inn Express on Maritime Drive on June 25th around 10:11 p.m. The victim, a 35-year-old Sacramento resident, succumbed to his injuries at the scene. Witnesses reported hearing an argument before the shooting, and a vehicle was seen leaving the area shortly afterward.

This is an active and ongoing investigation, with detectives working diligently since the night of. Based on the investigation so far, we can share that this was not a random act and none of the involved parties were staying at the location where the incident occurred.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call our Investigations Bureau at (916) 478-8060 or Crime Stoppers at (916) 443-HELP (4357). Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.00. Tips can also be sent to EGPD via SMS text message by entering CRIMES (274637) on a cell phone, followed by Tip732 (agency identification number) and the message.