A woman was killed and a man was injured in a shooting incident that occurred on Saturday night in Citrus Heights, according to the Citrus Heights Police Department. Officers responded to a report of gunshots at around 9:30 p.m. in the 6200 block of Burich Avenue.
Upon arrival, officers discovered a woman and a man with gunshot wounds. Tragically, the woman was pronounced dead at the scene, while the man was taken to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries.
Police have revealed that the two individuals who were shot were in a dating relationship, and they have assured the community that there is no further danger at this time, as the suspect is in custody. The identity of the suspect has not been released.
The identity of the deceased woman will be disclosed once her next of kin has been notified.
This is an ongoing investigation, and updates will be provided as more information becomes available.