A shooting at a Roseville mall leaves a suspect in custody


Police tape at the crime scene

One person was killed and another person was arrested following a shooting in a parking garage at the Westfield Galleria mall in Roseville.

Roseville police spokesman Lt. Chris Ciampa said officers were called to the mall’s five-story garage at 10:38 a.m. for a shooting and found a person wounded who was pronounced dead at the scene.

Ciampa said a suspect officers identified as the shooter was arrested at the scene and the weapon used was recovered. Officers said the two individuals involved were known to one another and that there was no threat to the mall’s patrons and workers.

Police remain on scene processing evidence, Ciampa said, and that additional details would be provided later.

The identity of the victim will be released by the Placer County Coroner’s Office.

This story was originally published Aug. 19, 2023, 12:25 p.m.

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Grace Scullion is the breaking news and politics correspondent for The Sacramento Bee. She previously covered health policy at Politico and local news at the Half Moon Bay Review. She graduated with degrees in American Studies and Data Science from Stanford University.

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