SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A ShotSpotter activation led to the apprehension of a antheral successful South Sacramento, authorities said Monday.
Dominic Alexander King, 40, of Sacramento, faces respective charges that see possession of firearm by a felon, carrying a loaded firearm and discharge of a firearm successful a grossly negligent manner.
According to the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office, a five-round ShotSpotter activation went disconnected astatine 7:45 a.m. Monday. Deputies were dispatched seconds aboriginal to an code on Lang Avenue.
A fishy aboriginal identified arsenic King was spotted moving from authorities and attempting to dispose of a gun, the sheriff’s bureau said successful a quality release. King was arrested moments aboriginal and was recovered to person been connected ceremonial probation for being a felon successful possession of a gun.
King was besides recovered to beryllium successful possession of methamphetamine. He was booked into the Sacramento County Main Jail and is being held connected $50,000 bail.
Investigators said it is unclear what oregon who the people of the gunshots were. Anyone with accusation is asked to interaction the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office.