Sacto 9-1-1
February 10, 2012
Suspect arrested in North Sacramento shooting

Sacramento police have arrested a man in connection with the Thursday shooting death of 20-year-old Christopher Kai Sisoukchaleun, officials announced this morning.

Antoine Blessett, 36, was arrested Thursday after police found him driving in the vicinity of the shooting, according to a release from the Sacramento Police Department.

Blessett was believed to have shot the victim multiple times following an argument between two groups near a liquor store on Del Paso Boulevard near Fairfield Street.

The shooting took place at about 2 a.m. Thursday and the victim died after being taken to a local hospital.

Witnesses gave police a description, including license, of the truck used by the shooter to leave the scene.

Police later found that vehicle unoccupied, but Blessett was determined to be the registered owner.

Blessett was driving a different vehicle near the crime scene when he was taken into custody.

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