Redding police are investigating a homicide after body was found on Tuesday inside an apartment on the 3100 block of C Street.
Police said the victim, Charles Sweetwood, 53 of Redding, was found by a relative.
An autopsy confirmed that he died from a single gunshot wound. They said they believe Sweetwood's body had been there for several days.
The police department is asking anyone with information to call the Redding Police Investigations Division at 225-4214 or Secret Witness at 243-2319. A $5,000 reward is being offered by Secret Witness.