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Homicide Investigation on La Riviera Drive

At 11:47 p.m. on Sunday November 1, 2020, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center received several calls from the 8700 block of La Riviera Drive in Sacramento County regarding shots being fired.

Deputies responded to the complex to search for evidence of a shooting and were directed to a specific location.  Two adult male victims with apparent gunshot wounds were located inside a residence.  Fire arrived moments later and pronounced both victims deceased at the scene.

Homicide Detectives are investigating and witness interviews are still being conducted. No suspect information is available at this time.

The identity of the victims in this case will be released by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office pending notification of next of kin.

Detectives are asking anyone with information relating to this incident, to please contact the Sheriff’s Office at (916) 874-5115 or Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers at (916) 443-HELP. Tip information may also be left anonymously at or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).


Sergeant Rod Grassmann

Sheriff’s Spokesman



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