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West Sacramento police investigate fatal accident


West Sacramento police are investigating a fatal accident Wednesday night at around 5:30 p.m.

Police said a woman was crossing the road at Bright and Sacramento Avenue when she was hit by a maroon Kia.

The driver remained on scene and cooperated with police. Police said the woman was not using the crosswalk. 

This is a developing story, check back for more information.


Evacuations lifted after Ikea fire


Ikea in West Sacramento let employees and shoppers back inside the building after it was evacuated on Saturday after a fire broke out.

The fire started in a maintenance room at around 4 p.m. Fire officials said they don't know how the fire started, but lifted evacuations at around 5 p.m.


Woodland resident arrest in West Sacramento double stabbing


Two people were stabbed multiple times Sunday morning in West Sacramento after answering the door.

Sgt. Roger Kinney with the West Sacramento Police Department said Doon Saetern, a 26-year-old Woodland resident, was arrested in connection to the stabbing.

Police arrested Saetern after he returned to the scene of the crime Sunday afternoon. 

Kinney said the victims, both men, were inside a home in the 500 block of Walnut Street when Saetern allegedly arrived at the victims' front door and stabbed the first victim when he opened the door.

A struggle between the two escalated onto the floor and into the home. According to Kinney, when the second victim came to see what the commotion was about, he was also stabbed. 

After several minutes, Kinney said Saetern allegedly fled the scene in a blue car.

Traffic Amnesty Program Offers Hope to Thousands of Californians

Traffic Amnesty Program Offers Hope to Thousands of Californians

Long seen as a rite of passage for teenagers, a driver’s license represents far more than that to most Californians.  A valid driver’s license is a vital link to employment, independence and long-term individual and family stability.  For those with unpaid traffic and non-traffic infraction tickets, however, insurmountable court fines have led to the loss of the privilege to drive, leaving little realistic hope of ever climbing out of the abyss.

Suspect arrested in shooting of 13-year-old girl in West Sacramento home


Several holes outside of a Solano Road home in West Sacramento show where bullets entered as 13-year-old Alize Valadez was lying on the couch.  It is likely the teen had no idea what was coming when a bullet hit her in the head. Now West Sacramento police believe they have the man that pulled the trigger. 

Person arrested in connection to shooting of 13-year-old girl


West Sacramento Police said they have arrested Sonny Martinez of Stockton in connection to the shooting of a 13-year-old girl.

The 13-year-old girl is in critical condition from a head wound after being shot late Saturday night in West Sacramento. Police say she was lying on the couch in the living room watching television at her grandmother's home when she was shot.