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Man shot in Del Paso Heights area of Sacramento

A man was shot Saturday evening in the Del Paso Heights area, the Sacramento Police reports.

At 6 p.m., police received a call that someone had been shot in the 200 block of Dewitt Court. The man, who suffered serious injuries, was transferred to an area hospital, according to police.

When officers arrived, back-up units had to be called because the scene was still chaotic, police officials said.

Police are still investigating the surrounding area and do yet have information about suspects.

Marjorie Kirk: 916-321-1012, @marjorie_kirk