Sacto 9-1-1
December 21, 2012
Coroner IDs man fatally shot in Sacramento's Meadowview neighborhood

The man fatally shot during an argument in Meadowview last night has been identified as 23-year-old Sherrick Melson, according to the Sacramento County Coroner's Office.

When Sacramento police arrived to the 2700 block of Meadowview Road about 11 p.m. they found a man in his early 20s dead on the ground near an apartment house, police said.

Homicide detectives and crime scene investigators are investigating the killing, which police said appeared to follow an argument. As of late last night, they had no motive and no suspects have been arrested.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP.

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