Just a few minutes into the new year, a woman was shot and injured in Sacramento County.
Sheriff’s deputies were called to an apartment complex along Callie Lane near Madison Avenue and Hackberry Lane. They found a woman in her early 20s in the parking lot with a gunshot wound. She was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
Deputies believe the shot was fired accidentally by the woman’s boyfriend, Steven Michael Lucas.
Lucas, 24, was booked into the Sacramento County Jail on a negligent discharge of a firearm charge.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call detectives at (916) 874-5115.