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Four people arrested in death of man found shot in Placer County field

Chane Anne Xiong
Chane Anne Xiong Placer County Sheriff’s Office

Four people have been arrested in the death of a 38-year-old Sacramento man whose body was found in a Placer County field in May.

A ranch employee discovered Tu Duc Nguyen’s body about 8 a.m. May 26 along Sunset Boulevard, west of Fiddyment Road.

Nguyen had been shot multiple times, according to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff’s Office on Thursday announced the arrest of Jerry Vang, 32, Jimmy Vang, 34, Chane Anne Xiong, 33 and Raelyn Bergsten, 20. All have been arrested on suspicion of murder and are being held without bail, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release.

No information has been released regarding the motive for the shooting or the relationship between Nguyen and the suspects.

Cathy Locke: 916-321-5287, @lockecathy