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Sacramento police investigate fatal shooting

SACRAMENTO, CA - Police continued to investigate a homicide in south Sacramento Tuesday in which one person was shot dead and another person suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

A call about gunshots and a man down near the roadway of the 3500 block of Reel Circle came into dispatchers at 11:38 a.m., police said. 

According to a police spokesperson at the scene, a man in his 20s walked up to a home and there was an altercation with someone inside. Shots were exchanged and the visitor was found a few houses away, deceased.

The person inside, believed to be the resident, was transported to an area hospital with non-threatening injuries.

There may have been a second person with the visitor, police said. 

No names have been released. Detectives did not have a motive yet for the shooting.

Susan B. Anthony Elementary School on nearby Detroit Boulevard was on lockdown for about an hour as a precaution.


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