SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) — The person killed in a Sacramento County shooting Thursday night has been identified.
A coroner identified the victim as 40-year-old David Riggle, of Citrus Heights.READ MORE: Footage Released Of Carjacking Suspect's Assault On Sacramento Sheriff's Deputy
The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office says, a little after 11:30 p.m., deputies responded to the 6400 block of Verner Avenue to investigate a report of someone lying on the sidewalk.READ MORE: President Biden Releases Federal Funds To Aid Fire Hose Shortage In California
At the scene, deputies found that a man had been shot. Deputies started first aid, but medics soon pronounced him dead.
Detectives have been interviewing possible witnesses and gathering evidence, but no details about what led up to the shooting have been released at this point. Deputies are characterizing the case as a homicide investigation, but no suspect information is available.MORE NEWS: Thief Takes Off With Antelope Woman’s Bright Yellow Cotton Candy Trailer
Anyone with information relevant to the investigation is urged to call detectives at (916) 874-5115.