SACRAMENTO - Wednesday afternoon, Sacramento police detectives announced they arrested 28-year-old Matthew Drake for the murder of a woman in her 30s in a home on Matson Drive.
Police officers responded to the 2100 block of Matson Drive around 8:19 p.m. Tuesday following a report of a woman bleeding and in need of medical aid. Officers determined the woman had been assaulted inside the group home where she lived.
The victim's identity has not been released.
The victim's roommate, Michele Howe, learned what happened from police. Howe said she was sleeping in her room Tuesday night during the attack and didn't hear anything. She said another roommate made the gruesome discovery.