Suspect identified after woman dies in Sunday shooting in Sacramento’s Meadowview area

A shooting near Cabrillo Park in Sacramento’s Meadowview neighborhood left a woman dead early Sunday and later led to the arrest of a suspect, according to the Sacramento Police Department.

Police said they responded about 3 a.m. to the 2000 block of 67th Avenue, where they found a woman who suffered a gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Brian Christiansen, 47, was detained at the scene and later arrested by detectives. Christiansen was booked into the Sacramento County Main Jail on homicide charges, authorities said.

Police said the investigation remains active, although detectives believe there are no other suspects related to the incident.

The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office will release the identity of the victim once next of kin have been notified, authorities said.

Anyone with information regarding the investigation is asked to contact the Police Department at 916-808-5471. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward up to $1,000.