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Man taken to hospital following south Sacramento shooting

Sacramento police are investigating a shooting in south Sacramento in which a man was seriously wounded Tuesday evening.

Police spokesman Officer Justin Brown said officers responded to the 7200 block of Munson Way at 8 p.m. regarding a report of shots fired.

When they arrived, officers found a man who had been shot in the upper body. The man was taken to an area hospital, where he is in critical condition but is expected to live, police reported.

Brown said no further information about the victim was available and no suspects had been identified.

Call The Bee’s Cathy Locke, (916) 321-5287.