Sacramento police said another suspect has been arrested in the mass shooting that left six dead and 12 others injured in April. Mtula Payton was taken into custody on Saturday in Las Vegas.
District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert said Tuesday that Smiley Martin, Dandrae Martin and Mtula Payton have been charged with murder in the slayings. All three are eligible for death penalty, but that decision has not been made yet.
Smiley Martin, one of the suspects of the Sacramento mass shooting, appeared in court Friday on charges of possession of a machine gun and possession of a firearm by a felon.
Newly filed court documents provide for the first time a detailed account of how a gunfight over an unspecified gang dispute unfolded in downtown Sacramento earlier this month, leaving 6 dead and a dozen wounded.
Sacramento police have identified an additional suspect in a mass shooting where the suspects are alleged to have street-gang affiliations.
A community mourning the aftermath of last week's deadly mass shooting in Sacramento, gathered Sunday. They are leading an effort to end to gun violence in their city.
Sacramento police said at least five gunmen from at least two gangs opened fire, but so far only three men have been arrested in the investigation and none has been charged with homicide.
Smiley Martin, arrested in connection with last weekend’s mass shooting outside bars in Sacramento, served less than half his 10-year sentence because of voter-approved changes to state law that lessened the punishment for his felony convictions and provided a chance for earlier release.
Sacramento police on Wednesday said at least five shooters fired guns during the weekend shooting in downtown Sacramento that killed six people and injured 12 others.
One of three men arrested in connection with the weekend mass shooting in Sacramento has been released from custody, jail records show.
A suspect arrested in connection with the mass shooting in Sacramento had posted a live Facebook video of himself brandishing a handgun hours before gunfire erupted, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press.
A third suspect was arrested in connection with a mass shooting in Sacramento that left six people dead, and 12 others hurt, police said.
Six people were killed and 12 others injured early Sunday morning in Sacramento after a fight broke out and party goers were exiting downtown nightclubs. We've documented the grief and horror in photos.
A second suspect has now been arrested in connection with the mass Sacramento shooting that claimed six lives and injured 12 people.
Dandrae Martin, 26, was arrested as a “related suspect” on charges of assault with a deadly weapon and being a convict carrying a loaded gun connected to the Sacramento shooting. Other suspects are at large.
The Sacramento County coroner released the identities of the six people killed. They were Johntaya Alexander, 21; Melinda Davis, 57; Yamile Martinez-Andrade, 21; Sergio Harris, 38; Joshua Hoye-Lucchesi, 32; and De’vazia Turner, 29.
The Sacramento community continues to mourn after six people were killed in a mass shooting early Sunday.
As Sacramento police investigators pieced together what led to a deadly mass shooting, a wave of political reaction continued to roll in.
Authorities said Monday that 26-year-old Dandre Martin is connected to a deadly mass shooting in Sacramento that left six people dead over the weekend.
The mass shooting in Sacramento on Sunday killed three men and three women while also injuring 12 others.