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Man fatally shot after New Year’s party in Rancho Cordova

tbizjak@sacbee.com

A 23-year-old man was shot and killed early Friday morning outside a Rancho Cordova home after a New Year’s party, Sacramento County sheriff’s officials said.

The shooting occurred just before 2 a.m. on the 3200 block of Nosler Court. Homicide detectives are investigating. The victim’s name has not yet been released.

Officials said firefighters called to the scene found the victim lying on the ground outside the house. The man was pronounced dead after being taken to a hospital.

Sheriff’s officials said the shooting was the result of a dispute that took place just after a small party in the home ended.

Detectives are asking anyone with information to call the Sheriff’s Department at 916-874-5115 or Crime Alert at 916-443-HELP.

Tip information may also be left anonymously at www.sacsheriff.com, by text to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering the keyword “SSD”, or by calling 916-874-TIPS (8477).

Tony Bizjak: 916-321-1059, @TonyBizjak

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