Sacramento police are investigating the shooting death of a man found early Sunday on a curb in south Sacramento.
Shortly after 2 a.m. Sunday, the Sacramento Police Department received a call about a man who had been shot in the 2300 block of 51st Avenue, a department news release said. Officers found the victim lying on the south curb of the street.
Officers began life-saving efforts, the release said, but the man died at the scene. The department believes this was an isolated incident, but the motive was unknown.
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The victim’s identity will be released by coroner’s officials after the next of kin has been contacted. Police ask anyone with information to contact the dispatch center at 916-264-5471 or submit an anonymous tip using the free “P3 Tips” smartphone app. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.