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June 7, 2015
At approximately 9:30PM last night (June 6, 2015), Rancho Cordova Police Department officers responded to reports of a shooting at the corner of Lincoln Village Drive and Viking Drive. When they arrived, officers discovered a black male in his early 40’s to have been shot at least one time in the torso. Medical personnel transported the shooting victim to the hospital where he was immediately taken into surgery.
We have received notification this morning that the shooting victim succumbed to his injury and is deceased.
Sheriff Homicide Detectives are taking over this shooting and now homicide investigation. Preliminary information from the incident last night has revealed no suspect description or motive at this time. Detectives are asking anyone with information relating to this incident, to please contact the Sheriff’s Department at (916) 874-5115 or Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP. 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).
The victim’s identity will be released by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office, pending notification to next of kin.