Deputies with the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department evacuated an apartment complex in Rancho Cordova Sunday as they attempted to locate a suspect they believe to be armed.

The department received reports of shots fired around Croetto Way and Folsom Blvd Sunday. Deputies arrived and did not locate any victims, department spokesman Shaun Hampton said.

Deputies evacuated several residents at the complex, located on the 10000 block of Croetto Way, but could not locate the suspect. They began to allow residents back into their homes around 2:30 p.m. Sunday.