SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — The Sacramento Sheriff’s Office has confirmed to FOX40 News that shots “were directed at their deputies” on Wednesday in South Sacramento.
The shooting occurred at around 9:40 p.m. near Florin Road and 65th Street Expressway and nobody was hit, according to the sheriff’s office.
The sheriff’s office told FOX40 News that deputies were responding to a 9-1-1 hang up call and while traveling there they could hear “multiple bullets whizzing” past their vehicles.
Deputies did not fire their weapons and there is no suspect in custody, the sheriff’s office said.
The sheriff’s homicide unit canvased the area and was able to collect shell casings, surveillance video and other “credible information”.