A suspect in Citrus Heights turned himself in early Thursday morning after a woman was assaulted and died in a nearby hospital.
Police say they arrived to Cook Avenue after a reported assault at around 1:45 a.m. Police found a woman who appeared to have been assaulted, and rushed her to the hospital.
She was later pronounced dead.
During the investigation police identified William Hendrickson, 32, as a suspect in the murder. Then, just before 3 a.m., Hendrickson called police dispatch to tell police he wanted to turn himself in.
He was booked without incident, and there are no outstanding suspects.