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UPDATE: Roseville police arrest suspect in fatal Natomas stabbing

Aaron Ramzy
Aaron Ramzy Sacramento

A man sought in connection with a fatal stabbing Monday night in Natomas was arrested shortly before noon Wednesday by the Roseville Police Department.

Sacramento police said 24-year-old Aaron Ramzy was located during a search following a reported sighting of him in the area.

Ramzy is suspected of fatally stabbing Zachary Kane, 23.

Based on interviews with numerous witnesses, detectives identified Ramzy as the suspect in Kane’s killing, which was reported about 10:55 p.m. Monday, according to a Police Department news release.

Police said they were called to the 3300 block of Arena Boulevard, where they found Kane in critical condition. He was rushed to the hospital but was pronounced dead at 12:41 a.m. Tuesday.

Ramzy, Kane’s roommate, was quickly identified as the suspect. Ramzy fled the area before officers arrived, police said.

Police had cautioned that Ramzy was considered armed and dangerous.

The investigation is continuing and police said the motive for the stabbing has not been determined.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Crime Alert at (916) 443-4357 or text a tip to 274637. Enter SACTIP, followed by the tip information. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

Call The Bee’s Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.