Sacramento County Sheriff releases statement, video on fatal officer-involved shooting
From the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department official Facebook page:
“On October 27, 2019 at approximately 12:30 a.m., the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office Communication Center received a call from the 5800 block of Angelina Avenue in Carmichael. The caller indicated there was a vehicle that had crashed into a tree at that location and a male was waving a gun around a female. Multiple additional callers stated a male and female were in a verbal altercation and had walked back and forth to a nearby apartment complex.
At approximately 12:40 a.m., deputies arrived on scene and attempted to make contact with a female standing near an apartment. As they approached the female, a male began shooting at the female, striking her. Three (3) deputies fired their weapons at the male suspect, who was struck by the deputies’ gunfire. Fire personnel responded and pronounced the female victim and male suspect deceased at the scene. A gun was recovered from the male suspect.
The material being released has been identified as significant to this incident and includes 9-1-1 audio and private surveillance video.
All videos being released have been minimally redacted to ensure the confidentiality and privacy of those involved. Audio redactions are signified by muted audio with no accompanying sound.
This is an active investigation. The information provided in this video release is preliminary and subject to change as investigators learn more.”