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Arrests in killing of Sacramento man on 59th Street

An arrest has been made in the killing of a man earlier this month on 59th Street in Sacramento.

Rodney Bruno, 52, has been arrested on suspicion of murder in the death of Virgil Torres, 38, of Sacramento. In addition, Alyce Corona, 45, was arrested on suspicion of being an accessory to the crime, according to police.

Officers responded about 4 p.m. Oct. 2 to a call from a resident in the 2600 block of 59th Street, near Second Avenue, about a man bleeding in front of a home., Sacramento Fire Department medical personnel tried to save Torres but he was pronounced dead at the scene in the Tahoe Terrace neighborhood.

The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office lists the death of Torres as due to “sharp force injuries.”

No motive for his killing has been released.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews

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