SACRAMENTO, CA - Sheriff's investigators say a young woman found dead with a gunshot wound in a car involved in a collision Saturday morning was an innocent victim.
The woman, identified by her father as 20-year-old Courtnee Davis, was a passenger in a two-car crash at 65th and S streets at approximately 3:15 a.m., according to the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department. Sacramento police initially responded to the 911 call and found Davis had been shot in the upper body. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Davis was coming home from bowling, her father, Michael Davis, said in an exclusive interview with News10.
Sheriff's detectives took over when it was determined the car the victim was in had been shot at on Watt Avenue near the Alta-Arden expressway between 2:50 a.m. and 3 a.m.