Elk Grove Gunman



  • Elk Grove Police Department officers are looking for a gunman who shot at an Elk Grove man on Monday, September 28, 2015.
  • The victim walking towards his car when he discovered a man trying to break into his blue, 2002 BMW.
  • This incident happened at the 6200 block of Castro Verde Way in city of Elk Grove.
  • Although the gunman fired at the victim, the bullet did not hit him.
  • The car thief then drove off in the stolen car, dragging the victim with him.
  • We have learned that this was not a random event.  It appears to be more along the lines of a confrontation, police said.
  • The victim was taken to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.


Police are looking for an adult black male, weighing approximately 230 pounds and about 5 foot 9.

The suspect was last seen fleeing in a blue 2002 BMW and wearing a purple hoodie.

If you have any information regarding this crime, please contact Elk Grove Police Department at (916) 478-8000.

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Photograph Attribution:  Elk Grove Police Department, Facebook Page, Cover Photos.

Map Attribution:  Map data by Google 2015 [Google search:  6200 Block of Castro Verde Way, Elk Grove, California]


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