19 Year Old Jailed for Murder in Ethan Way Shooting

Sacramento Sheriff’s Detectives have arrested a man in connection to yesterday’s homicide of a 31 year old male at an apartment complex in the 1800 block of Ethan Way.

Montrell Woods, 19, was booked into the Sacramento Main Jail for Murder, early this morning, January 23, 2014.

Homicide Detectives have confirmed he is a resident of the same apartment complex as the victim and became involved in a verbal altercation, when he held a gun to the victim and shot him once in the upper body.  The victim was later pronounced deceased after family members transported him to emergency medical care. 

The victim’s identity will be released by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office.