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Ask Sacto 911 crime Q&A: Was anyone arrested in fatal 2002 shooting at Oak Park market?

Q: In 2002, Corey L. Coleman was shot three times in the upper torso inside a store in Oak Park. Whatever happened to the man who shot and killed him?

Lori B., Carmichael

A: Corey Lamont Coleman was fatally shot inside the Washington Market at Second Avenue and 37th Street in Oak Park in August 2002.

No arrests have been reported in the case.

According to stories in The Sacramento Bee, Coleman, 27, argued with two other men. The quarrel reportedly turned physical and ended in the shooting about 9:15 p.m. Coleman was taken to UC Davis Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead.

Two men fled the scene. Police at the said that the description of the two men was sketchy. The were reported to to be 20 to 25 years old, and one had long braids in his hair to be 20 to 25 years old, and one had long braids in his hair and was wearing a white T-shirt and shorts, while the other was wearing a gray baseball cap and dark clothing.

Call The Bee’s Cathy Locke, (916) 321-5287.

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