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Man shot, killed on Cottage Way marks second homicide on street in November

Here’s the scene at fatal shooting on Cottage Way in North Sacramento

Sacramento County Sheriff's Sgt. Shaun Hampton gives details from the 2200 block of Cottage Way on November 25, 2018 where a fatal shooting death occured.
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Sacramento County Sheriff's Sgt. Shaun Hampton gives details from the 2200 block of Cottage Way on November 25, 2018 where a fatal shooting death occured.

A man was shot and killed in the 2200 block of Cottage Way on Sunday morning, marking the second shooting death on the north Sacramento street this month.

After receiving calls about a shooting, sheriff’s deputies arrived at an apartment complex around 2:30 a.m., where a man inside was suffering from at least one gunshot wound to his upper body, according to a news release issued by the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office.

Fire personnel pronounced the man dead at the scene. Neither a suspect nor motive had yet been identified, according to the release.

The victim’s identity will be made public pending notification of next of kin, according to the release.

On Nov. 7, a man was shot and killed by an employee at a business in the 2700 block of Cottage Way, with authorities suspecting the man had attempted to rob the employee.

Detectives ask anyone with information regarding the shooting to call 916-874-5115.

Editor’s note: This story was changed Nov. 26 to correct the day of the second shooting death. It occurred Sunday morning, Nov. 25.

If you have any information about any of these people, please call 800-222-7463.

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