Multiple people were shot in downtown Sacramento, California, early on Sunday morning, according to police.

The shooting happened in the vicinity of 10th and J Streets, Sacramento Police said.

In a post on Twitter, the department said 9th St to 13th St is closed between L St & J St as officers “investigate a shooting with multiple victims.”

The tweet added: “Conditions unknown at this time. Please avoid the area as a large police presence will remain and the scene remains active.”

No other details were immediately available.

The Sacramento Police Department has been contacted for comment.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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