SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Authorities in California were searching for at least two suspects who opened fire into a crowd in the capital city of Sacramento, killing six people and injuring 12 others.
The shooting was reported around 2 a.m. Sunday on the outskirts of the city's downtown entertainment district as bars and nightclubs emptied for the night.
Three men and three women were killed. Authorities were still working to notify family members and had publicly identified only one victim as of late Sunday, 38-year-old Sergio Harris.RELATED: 'They killed my sister:' Sacramento mass shooting leaves 6 dead, 10 woundedOf the 12 wounded, at least four had critical injuries, according to the Sacramento Fire Department.The gunfire erupted just after a fight broke out on a street lined with an upscale hotel, but police said they did not know if the altercation was connected to the shooting.
Video from witnesses posted on social media showed rapid gunfire for at least 45 seconds as people screamed and ran for cover.