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Homicide Investigation on Manzanita Avenue

On Saturday, May 28, 2022, at approximately 1:15 a.m., the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center received several separate calls regarding a shooting that occurred at an apartment complex located on the 4400 block of Manzanita Avenue.  The callers advised there was a large party at the location and someone was lying on the ground after being shot.

Deputies responded to the complex and located a juvenile male suffering from at least one gunshot wound.  Metro Fire pronounced the subject deceased at the scene.

Homicide Detectives and Crime Scene investigators responded to the scene, interviewed many witnesses and gathered evidence.  No suspect or further information is available at this time.

The identity of the shooting victim 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 Rod Grassmann

Sheriff’s Spokesman


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