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Man Dies in West 2nd Street Stabbing

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The Sacramento County Sheriffs Department is investigating a homicide which occurred at West 2nd and Angel Street, just south of M Street in Rio Linda.

The stabbing occurred around 7pm on Monday night, May 1st.

Upon arrival SSD discovered an 18-year-old male who had been stabbed in the upper body. After a setting up a perimeter and deploying K9 units and STAR (the Sheriff Air Unit) Deputies also located another 18-year-old male inside the residence, who had a severe laceration to one of his hands. Witnesses report seeing the suspect handcuffed to the gurney as he was loaded into an ambulance.

The male who was stabbed later died at Mercy San Juan hospital.

This story will be updated as information becomes available.

6700 block of West 2nd Street
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John Todd

Born and raised in Rio Linda, graduate of Rio Linda High School, and resident for most of the last 50 years. Committee Chair for the Rio Linda Elverta Visions Committee, announcer for the Rio Linda Little League Parade, Keeper of the Archway Lights, and outspoken advocate for the community.

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