facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Man killed during 911 call in Sacramento

Dec. 8, 2012 at 1:51 PM   |   Comments

SACRAMENTO, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Police in Sacramento say they have arrested three people in the slaying of a man who apparently was shot and killed Saturday while talking to a 911 operator.

The man called the Sacramento County Sheriff's communication center around 2 a.m. PST and told the operator an armed woman had threatened him and he was being forced to follow her car, The Sacramento Bee reported.

The report said communication center workers heard gunshots just before the call was abruptly ended.

Police responding to the scene found a man with multiple gunshot wounds in a vehicle and paramedics pronounced the man dead on the scene.

Police said they detained two women in a vehicle matching the description of a vehicle the victim had given. Police also detained a man in the case.

The names of the victim and the suspects were not reported.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
France holds up delivery of warships to Russia France holds up delivery of warships to Russia
2
North Korea publicly executes 10 people for watching South Korean soap operas North Korea publicly executes 10 people for watching South Korean soap operas
3
Actress Lucy DeCoutere becomes first public accuser of Jian Ghomeshi Actress Lucy DeCoutere becomes first public accuser of Jian Ghomeshi
4
Father upset over Islam history lesson barred from school over threats Father upset over Islam history lesson barred from school over threats
5
Suspected Pennsylvania cop killer Eric Frein nabbed Suspected Pennsylvania cop killer Eric Frein nabbed
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback