On May 30, 2018, at 12:22 a.m. the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department received multiple calls regarding gunshots being fired in the 9200 block of Lilibet Avenue within east Sacramento County. Additional calls were received indicating there was an unresponsive male lying on a sidewalk near the same location.
Sheriff’s deputies immediately responded and upon their arrival located a male victim who had sustained multiple gunshot wounds. Deputies attempted life-saving measures including first aid and CPR but were unsuccessful in their attempts. Personnel from the Sacramento Metro Fire District arrived on scene and pronounced the victim deceased.
Investigators have tentatively identified the victim as being a 26-year-old male. At this point, there is no known motive for this crime and homicide investigators will be on-scene throughout the morning attempting to determine what lead up to this incident.
The identity of the victim, in this case, will be made available by the Sacramento County Coroner’s office after notification has been made to his next of kin.
Detectives are asking anyone with information relating to this incident, to please contact the Sheriff’s Department 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 Shaun Hampton