WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) -- Officers were called to a West Sacramento neighborhood Saturday night where a teenage girl was shot and killed.
The West Sacramento Police Department reports several neighbors called police around 7:30 p.m. after hearing gunfire near Trinity Way and Benton Street. A neighbor told FOX40 she called 911 after hearing roughly three gunshots.
Police say officers found a 16-year-old girl dead in the area near River City High School. Her identity has not been released.
Police announced Sunday on Facebook "WSPD Detectives are actively working the investigation and believe there to be 3-4 suspects outstanding."
#CONFIRMED: Heartbreaking! Police say a 16 year old girl was found dead. They say the suspects are still outstanding. They are urging people in this area to stay inside while they continue to investigate throughout the night. @FOX40
— Charmaine Nero (@CNeroTV) January 5, 2020
If anyone has any information regarding this homicide please contact the West Sacramento Police Department’s non-emergency dispatch line at 916-372-3375.
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