OAK PARK, Calif. (KTXL) — Two men were killed in an overnight shooting in Oak Park, according to the Sacramento Police Department.
When officers arrived just after 1 a.m., they found two men dead of gunshot wounds near 37th Street and 2nd Avenue.
David West lives in the neighborhood where the shooting took place, which he said is usually frequented with children and families.
“Pretty sad. Very sad,” West said. “I do walk this area. There’s a lot of kids. A lot of kids and adults. A special combination of young family.”
Police have not released information on the shooter, but say a preliminary investigation suggests that they fled the scene. Detectives remain at the scene combing through possible evidence left behind.
The identities of the victims are being withheld until their families have been notified.
Anyone with information is asked to call Sacramento police at 916-808-5471, or Valley Crime Stoppers at 916-443-4357.