Man Arrested in Deadly Downtown Beating

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Arthur Bird’s booking photo. (Sacramento Police Department)


Sacramento Police said they’ve arrested a man suspected in a deadly beating near the Crocker Art Museum Wednesday evening.

Officers say a fight happened between two men in Crocker Park. An officer performed CPR on the victim, who was said to be in his 50s, according to police.

Arthur Bird, 40, is believed to be responsible for the beating. He was found nearby when officers arrived.

Investigators are working to figure out what led to the fight.

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