1 Dead, 1 Injured in Orangevale Shooting
Sheriff's Homicide detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal shooting in Orangevale that left one person dead and another injured.
Deputies responded to the 9400 block of Central Avenue in Orangevalein response to multiple calls from residents hearing shots fired in the area. Upon their arrival, Deputies located a male in his 30's in the middle of the street that had been shot in the upper body. Deputies immediately performed life-saving efforts on the male victim but were unsuccessful; as he died from his injuries at the scene. A second shooting victim was also located and received medical attention at the scene for a bullet graze to his ear.
At this time, the shooting suspect(s) have not been identified and Detectives are continuing to gather information surrounding the shooting incident.
Anyone with information pertaining to this incident is asked to call 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).