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Arden-Arcade shooting leaves one dead; suspect arrested

A man was shot to death at an Arden-Arcade area apartment Friday night, authorities said.

The suspect in the shooting, Jerome Bernard Butler, 37, was arrested Saturday morning on suspicion of murder and booked into Sacramento County Main Jail.

The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department said the shooting occurred at a parking lot of an apartment complex in the 2200 block of Hurley Way at 7:36 p.m on Friday. The victim, whose name has not been released, died at the scene.

Detectives said Butler and the victim were acquaintances. No motive was released.