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January 24, 2014 6:54 AM

Light rail train shooter, victim appear to be strangers, police say

What prompted a woman to gun down an apparent stranger on a light-rail train in downtown Sacramento on Thursday night remained unclear Friday, as detectives continued their investigation and Regional Transit officials scrambled to assuage public safety concerns following the first homicide on a train in the system’s history.

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