ORANGEVALE (CBS13) – A 17-year-old boy has been arrested, accused of killing his sister’s boyfriend.
A shooting happened along the 9100 block of Pershing Avenue in Orangevale late Thursday morning. Deputies responded a little after 10 a.m. to investigate a reported family dispute. While on their way, deputies got a report that someone had been shot, according to the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department.
A young man was soon found at the scene suffering from a gunshot wound. Medics took him to the hospital, but he was later pronounced dead. He was identified on Friday as 22-year-old Jerrimy Shumaker of Fair Oaks.
A 17-year-old boy, who is the brother of the victim’s girlfriend, has been charged with murder. The shooting happened after he and the victim reportedly got into a fight.
The suspect’s name is being withheld due to his age.