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Man shot at busy Arden Arcade intersection

A 23-year-old man was rushed to the hospital in serious condition after being shot in the Arden Arcade neighborhood Thursday afternoon, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department said.

The shooting, near Fulton and Marconi avenues, was reported to deputies shortly after 1 p.m., according to a department news release. When deputies arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound to his upper torso and began lifesaving measures until paramedics arrived.

Witnesses said the the man was shot while he was walking next to an early 2000s compact car at the intersection. The driver of the car, described as a white or Latino man in his late 20s, is the suspected shooter, the release said. Deputies said they have not determined a motive for the shooting.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about the shooting to contact the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department at 916-874-5115 or Crime Alert at 916-443-4357.

Nashelly Chavez: 916-321-1188, @nashellytweets