One man was seriously wounded in a shooting outside a motel at 55th Street near Florin Road late Monday afternoon and a suspect is reported in custody.
Lt. Tim Curran, Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department spokesman, said a call was received at 5:04 p.m. reporting a shooting. Deputies arrived to find a 41-year-old man outside on the motel property with multiple gunshot wounds to his upper body. Curran said the man was transported to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries and was in surgery Monday evening.
A man suspected in the shooting was found sitting in a car near the scene. Curran said the man was taken into custody and was being interviewed by detectives.
The motive for the shooting has not been determined.
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