Shawn Adam West
Police investigate shooting at Jack in the Box in south Sacramento, 1/26/10
SACRAMENTO, CA -- The man who was shot and killed at a south Sacramento Jack in the Box parking lot has been identified as Shawn West, 26.
The shooting took place Tuesday at 9:24 p.m. in the parking lot of the fast food restaurant on Elsie Avenue and Stockton Boulevard, according to Sacramento County Sheriff's Department spokesman Sgt. Tim Curran.
West was with his brother and a friend, talking in the parking lot of the restaurant. As they headed to their car, a dark sedan drove through the lot and stopped close to the men. Someone inside the vehicle fired several shots from a handgun, according to Curran.
At least one of the shots hit West.
The suspect vehicle left the lot and went west on Elsie Avenue. The witnesses could only provide a vague description of two men inside the vehicle.
If you have any information about this shooting you are asked to call the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department at (916) 874-5057 or Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP. Or send a text message tip by texting to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter SACTIP followed by the tip information.
Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.