Sacramento Sheriff’s Deputies responded to multiple calls from citizen’s calling to report shots fired in the 4800 block of 48th Street at 12:30PM today. When Deputies arrived, they discovered two males within their 20’s, who had been shot.
Both shooting victims were transported to the hospital. One victim, whose identity has not yet been released, was pronounced deceased at the hospital. The second shooting victim sustained non-life threatening injuries.
Numerous witnesses reported seeing two Hispanic male suspects flee the scene on bicycles. A motive for the shooting/homicide is not yet known at this time.
Sheriff’s Homicide Detectives are asking anyone having information regarding this incident to contact the Sheriff’s Department at (916) 874-5115. Tip information may also be left anonymously at www.sacsheriff.com, by texting 274637 (CRIMES) and entering the keyword ‘SSD’, or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).