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Man killed in south Sacramento shooting is identified by coroner

The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office has released the name of the man killed along a south Sacramento street over the weekend.

The coroner’s website identified the victim as Andrew Williams, 22, of 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 Williams lying on the south curb of the street.

Life-saving efforts were attempted, but Williams died at the scene. The motive for the killing was unknown.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews