NORTH HIGHLANDS (CBS13) — Authorities are investigating a shooting that left a man dead at a North Highlands motel on Wednesday night.
The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office says deputies responded to the Americas Best Value Inn in the 4600 block of Watt Avenue just after 9:45 p.m. to investigate a reported shooting. Deputies soon found that a 36-year-old man had suffered at least one gunshot wound.READ MORE: High School Graduate Helps Put Out House Fire On Commencement Night In Sacramento County Davis Police Seek Public's Help In Identifying Woman With Amnesia
Medics soon rushed the man to a nearby hospital but he was later pronounced dead.
Detectives have now taken over the investigation. They believe the shooting was targeted, but no motive nor any possible suspect has been identified yet.MORE NEWS: Sacramento County Resident Says Neighbor's 'Exotic' Backyard Bird Cries Incessantly
The man’s name has not been released at this point.