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Man found dead with gunshot wound in Sacramento’s Hagginwood area

The shooting took place in the 3100 block of Academy Way.
The shooting took place in the 3100 block of Academy Way. .

Police are investigating the the death of a man who was found Tuesday evening with a gunshot wound in Sacramento’s Hagginwood area

Sgt. Vance Chandler, police spokesman, said officers responded at 7:17 p.m. to a report of a shooting at a residence in the 3100 block of Academy Way. They located a man who had suffered at least one gunshot wound, Chandler said.

Officers undertook lifesaving efforts until Sacramento Fire Department personnel arrived and pronounced the man dead.

Chandler said the investigation was in the early stages and police were not releasing any further information about the victim or circumstance of the shooting Tuesday night. He said officers were canvassing the area, talking to witnesses and looking for possible surveillance cameras in the area.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to call the Sacramento Police Department at 916-264-5471.

Cathy Locke: 916-321-5287, @lockecathy

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