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Sacramento police say there were ‘multiple’ shooters in the violence that left six dead

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – Sacramento police said on Sunday that multiple gunmen were involved in early morning violence that left six dead and 12 others wounded by gunfire, but the suspects are still at large. Police Chief Kathy Lester offered no information about the suspects or the motivation for the shooting, which took place a few blocks from the state capitol as bars began to close and people revelers filled the streets. The shooting happened around 2 a.m. PT (0900 GMT), Lester said, near the Golden 1 Center, an arena where the Sacramento Kings basketball team plays and concerts are held.

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