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Woodland homicide victim is identified by Yolo sheriff-coroner

A man shot and killed in Woodland this week was identified Thursday by the Yolo County Sheriff-Coroner office as Woodland resident Arnulfo Bermudez Jr.

Officers were called to the 500 block of Community Lane where shots were reported about 12:40 a.m. Wednesday. When police arrived, they found a vehicle crashed into a parked vehicle on the west side of the road.

Bermudez, 31, the driver of the vehicle that crashed, had suffered a gunshot wound. Fire Department and medical personnel were summoned to the scene but Bermudez died.

The Yolo County Gang Task Force is investigating the killing, said Woodland police Sgt. Brett Hancock. The motive for the shooting and suspect information were not available.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews