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Man shot by Sacramento police officers at Elk Grove apartment complex

Earlier this afternoon two Sacramento Police Detectives shot and wounded a man at an Elk Grove apartment complex.

The incident happened in the 6800 block of Di Lusso Drive at the Bella Vista Apartment complex near Big Horn and Bruceville. According to the Sacramento Police Department, the officers were searching for the man who they said was a felon wanted for financial crimes and an assault in Sacramento.

Officers saw the man walking towards a car and tried to take him into custody. The man was armed with a gun and

Sgt. Zach Eaton with the Sacramento Police Department said “officers saw the subject approaching a known vehicle and when they approached that subject to take him into custody he was armed with a handgun. At some point during the officers trying to take him into custody, the subject was armed with a firearm and an officer-involved shooting occurred.”

The man suffered serious injuries but is expected to survive.

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