SACRAMENTO, CA — There was a massive police response to a reported active shooter at a church in the Arden area of Sacramento County Monday evening.
The scene is near Wyda Way and Ethan Way — the site of ‘The Church in Sacramento.’
Police have provided few details. Although, scanner reports indicated ‘multiple people down.’
SWAT trucks and police helicopters were seen in the area and residents were being asked to stay indoors.
Seen here Large perimeter blocked off in area as police search for active shooter per scanner. We are on Ethan way. Helicopter announcement asking for witnesses to shooting at WYDA Way to call 911 @ABC10 pic.twitter.com/ESOQ2VA2IM
— Van Tieu (@Van_Tieu) March 1, 2022
HAPPENING NOW ➡️ Large @SacPolice presence on Ethan Way off Alta Arden Expy. Police helicopter overhead asking people to stay inside and lock their doors. SWAT vehicle just arrived.
— Brittany Hope (@BrittanyKCRA) March 1, 2022
BREAKING NEWS: @sacsheriff deputies responding to a shooting a church on Wyda Way in the Arden-Arcade neighborhood. There is a massive sheriff and police presence there right now. @van_tieu is on the scene and photojournalist Miguel Cano pic.twitter.com/VFBCNfe76z
— Madison Wade (@madisoncwade) March 1, 2022
#BREAKING Large Law enforcement presence centered around Howe Ave. we are hearing reports of a shooting inside a church. Law enforcement have not confirmed a shooting at this point. We are working to learn more. @CBSSacramento pic.twitter.com/7ejOs7RML6
— Velena Jones (@velenajones) March 1, 2022
It was unclear if the suspected shooter was in custody.