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City of Rancho Cordova Rancho Cordova Police Department

May 16, 2015


At approximately 2:43PM today (May 16, 2015), the Rancho Cordova Police Department received multiple reports of gunshots fired in the area within the 9800 block of Lincoln Village Drive in Rancho Cordova.  When officers arrived on scene, they discovered a male shooting victim who had been shot at least one time.  The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. 

Numerous witnesses described observing a light colored sedan leave the area at a high rate of speed directly after the shooting.  Sacramento Sheriff Homicide Detectives have responded to the scene to take over the investigation.  At this juncture in the investigation, it is unknown if the victim knew the suspect(s) and a confirmed suspect description is not yet available.

While a motive for this shooting and homicide is unknown 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, by texting 274637 (CRIMES) and entering the keyword ‘SSD’, or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).