Sacramento Sheriff's detectives have arrested a man in connection to a homicide Wednesday of a 31-year-old male at an apartment complex in the 1800 block of Ethan Way.

The suspect is 19-year-old Montrell Woods.

Homicide detectives say that the victim and Woods became involved in a verbal altercation, when Woods held a gun to the victim and shot him once in the upper body.

Sgt. Lisa Bowman with the Sacramento Sheriff's Department says the victim's family took the man to a hospital but he later died.

The sheriff's department first got reports of the shooting around 3 p.m. when 911 dispatch heard a woman screaming in Spanish and then hung up.

Within 5 minutes, the sheriff's department got more calls about a shooting.