At 5:48 p.m. on Tuesday, March 9, 2021, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center received a call from a citizen near the intersection of Madison Avenue and Harrison Street in North Sacramento County. The caller stated that they heard gun shots then saw a vehicle with bullet holes. Additional callers pinpointed the location of the vehicle and said the only subject inside the vehicle appeared to be dead.
Deputies arrived at the location and found the vehicle with a single occupant, an adult male, slumped over and unresponsive in driver’s seat. Fire arrived moments later and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene.
Homicide detectives are investigating. No suspect information is available. No further information is available at this time.
The identity of the victim in this case will be released by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office after identification and 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 www.sacsheriff.com or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).
Sergeant Rod Grassmann