Soon after their arrival at the scene, officers were performing CPR on the shooting victim. He later died from his gunshot wounds.
Family and the victim had gathered at a home on 48th Avenue to discuss the recent passing of another family member when shots rang out.
It appears the shooting may have been gang related.
The Sacramento Police Department is on scene leading an investigation and has no further information at this time.
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