Sacramento County : Woman Shot and Killed by Police

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SACRAMENTO COUNTY, Calif. (KCRA) -Citrus Heights officers shot and killed a woman driving a stolen car when she tried to ram into two police cruisers, sheriff’s officials said.A spokeswoman with the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department said Citrus Heights police began to pursue a stolen vehicle in the 7000 block of Madison Avenue at 11:38 a.m. Sunday.On two different occasions during the pursuit — which reached speeds of 70 mph — the woman tried to ram two Citrus Heights police cruisers, according to deputies.Two officers fired multiple shots at the woman, officials said.The woman, who is in her 20s, died at the scene.Sheriff’s officials said no weapons were found on the woman.The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department is handling the investigation.

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