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Coroner identifies man found shot in parked car in Del Paso Heights

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The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office has released the name of a man killed Monday night in Del Paso Heights.

He has been identified as 23-year-old Cody James Keeton. No city of residence was provided on the coroner’s website for Keeton.

About 5 p.m. Monday, Sacramento police officers responded to a call of a shooting near the intersection of Elm Street and Harris Avenue. When they arrived, they found Keeton in a parked car.

Keeton, who was shot, was alive when police arrived, but died a short time later and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation continues and no arrests have yet been made, according to Sacramento police.

The Sacramento Police Department encourages any witnesses with information regarding the homicide to contact the dispatch center at 916-264-5471 or Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers at 916-443-4357 or submit an anonymous tip using the free “P3 Tips” smartphone app. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews

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