Body found during welfare check identified

SACRAMENTO, CA – The man found dead at his home in Sacramento on Monday has been identified. According to the Sacramento Coroner’s website, 77-year-old Leo Curry belonged to the body discovered inside a home on the 4000 block of Shining Star Drive Monday afternoon just after 1 p.m. Police were called out to the home […]Continue reading

Bicyclist shot in West Sacramento

WEST SACRAMENTO, CA – West Sacramento Police are investigating a shooting that occurred Tuesday morning involving a bicyclist. According to police, at approximately 8 a.m. Tuesday, a 42-year-old man riding a bicycle in the area of Proctor and Sycamore Avenues was struck multiple times by gunfire. Apparently he was riding on the side of the […]Continue reading

Pedestrian struck and killed by light-rail

RANCHO CORDOVA, CA – A second person in less than a week was struck and killed by a light-rail train Tuesday morning. According to Sacramento Metropolitan Fire, firefighters responded Tuesday morning to the tracks along Folsom Boulevard, near Mather Field Road, after an eastbound train struck a pedestrian. No other details were available. Read: Teen […]Continue reading

2 women arrested in stabbing death

SACRAMENTO, CA – Two women have been arrested for the Sunday stabbing death of a man in Sacramento. According to the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department, Homicide Detectives arrested 44-year-old Monica Njoku and 38-year-old Taiish Immonique Simon in connection with the death of a 35-year-old male that happened Sunday evening. Njoku and Simon were booked into […]Continue reading

1 dead in Sacramento shooting

SACRAMENTO, CA – A man was shot and killed in the parking lot of a Sacramento apartment complex on Monday night. According to police, officers were called to the 7300 block of 29th Street regarding a shooting just after 9 p.m. Monday. Arriving officers discovered an 18-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound in the […]Continue reading

Welfare check turns into homicide investigation

SACRAMENTO, CA – Police are investigating the suspicious death of a person after conducting a welfare check. According to police, Sacramento Police Officers responded to the 4000 block of Shining Star Drive at approximately 1:45 p.m. Monday for a welfare check. Arriving officers discovered a body inside the residence. Due to the suspicious circumstances surrounding […]Continue reading

South Sacramento argument leaves 1 dead

SACRAMENTO, CA – A man was stabbed to death during an argument Sunday afternoon in the South Sacramento area. According to the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department, Homicide Detectives are investigating the death of a black male in his mid-30’s, who was stabbed to death at approximately 5:15 p.m. Sunday. Deputies received several calls about a […]Continue reading

Early morning fire guts business

SACRAMENTO, CA – A little after 5 a.m. Saturday morning a fire tore through two businesses on Howe Avenue in the Arden area. According to Sacramento Metropolitan Fire, crews responded to the area after receiving multiple calls about flames being visible in a commercial strip mall located at 925 Howe Avenue. Crews arrived to find […]Continue reading

Former owner of Sacramento Capitals sentenced to 20 years

SACRAMENTO, CA – The former owner of the Sacramento Capitals was sentenced on Thursday to 20 years in prison for a long-running fraud scheme, bilking investors out of over $200 million. In a joint statement, United States Attorney General Benjamin B. Wagner, Special Agent in Charge Monica M. Miller of the FBI’s Sacramento Field Office, […]Continue reading

Teen killed by Regional Transit train

RANCHO CORDOVA, CA – A 15-year-old girl was struck and killed by a Sacramento Regional Transit train Thursday afternoon. According to Regional Transit Officials, at approximately 3 p.m. a girl, later identified as Mariah Burgess, was crossing near Folsom Blvd and Coloma Road, along the Gold Line. She was headed towards the White Rock neighborhood […]Continue reading

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