Earlier this evening a woman was shot and later died of her injuries, after an incident in the 4700 block of Florin Road, near the intersection of Florin and East Parkway around 5:30 pm. According to the Sacramento Sheriff’s Department, the woman was robbed and shot in a parking lot near a check cashing business. First responders arrived and transported the victim to the hospital, but she later died of her injuries.
The suspect is believed to have fled on foot. Sheriff’s deputies and detectives are investigating the homicide at this time.
If you have any information regarding this case, detectives are asking that you contact the Sheriff’s Department at (916) 874-5115 or Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers at (916) 443-HELP. Tip information may also be left anonymously at http://www.sacsheriff.com or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).