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Homicide Investigation at Amber Lane and College Oak Drive

At approximately 10:43 p.m. on Wednesday, May 05, 2021, the Sheriff’s Communications Center received a call regarding a subject who had collapsed near the 4800 block of Amber Lane and College Oak Drive in Sacramento County.  The caller advised that the subject appeared to be bleeding.

Upon arrival, deputies located an adult male who sustained at least one gunshot wound. Deputies attempted life-saving measures, however, the victim was pronounced deceased at the scene by responding personnel from Sacramento Metro Fire.  

Homicide detectives and Crime Scene investigators responded to the scene, interviewed witnesses and gathered evidence.  No further information or suspect 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 or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).



Sergeant Kionna Rowe

Acting Sheriff’s Spokesperson



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