September 24 2021 03:30 pm

Man killed in car-to-car shooting on Highway 50 in Rancho Cordova, suspect arrested

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The latest on the Highway 50 car-to-car shooting (March 26):
12 p.m.

On Thursday, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office arrested 20-year-old Alexander Tijerina in the shooting death of a 32-year-old man.

Alexander Tijerina, 20

Witnesses to the shooting helped authorities identify Tijerina and the car he was in the night of the shooting.

Read the original story below.


RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. (KTXL) — The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide after a man was killed in a shooting on Highway 50 in Rancho Cordova.  

The car-to-car shooting happened around 12:30 Wednesday on Highway 50 near Sunrise Boulevard.

When authorities arrived, they found a man inside one of the cars with multiple gunshot wounds.

He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. 

No arrests have been made at this time and authorities are still working to determine a description of the shooting suspect’s vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the sheriff’s office.

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