At approximately 7:40PM on (Sunday, March 16th), the Sheriff’s Communications Center received multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting a man had been shot at the Home Depot parking lot located in the 4600 block of Florin Road.
When Deputies arrived, they found a man in his mid-40’s had been stuck with gunfire. Medical personnel pronounced him deceased at the scene. Preliminary information from witnesses concluded a vehicle drove up to the male victim in the parking lot, fired at least one gunshot at him, and then drove away.
Sheriff’s Homicide Detectives arrived on scene and are currently seeking information on the motive of this shooting and identity of the subject(s) involved. Anyone having information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at (916) 874-5115. Tip information may also be left anonymously at www.sacsheriff.com, by texting to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering the keyword ‘SSD’, or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).
The identity of the victim in this case will be released by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office, after notification has been made to his next of kin.