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Young Man Shot, Killed In East San Jose

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San Jose Police on the scene of a fatal shooting at Story Road and East Capitol Expressway in on January 21, 2011. (CBS)

San Jose Police on the scene of a fatal shooting at Story Road and East Capitol Expressway in on January 21, 2011. (CBS)

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SAN JOSE (BCN) — A young man was shot and killed in San Jose Friday evening, a police spokesman said.

The victim, who has not been identified, was found suffering from gunshot wounds around 4:55 p.m. at Story Road and East Capitol Expressway, Officer Jose Garcia said. He appears to have been between 18 and 20 years old.

The victim was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead, Garcia said.

He said Story Road was blocked in both directions as of about 6 p.m. between Galahad Avenue and East Capitol Expressway while police investigate the shooting.

Motorists were asked to avoid the area.

(© 2011 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Bay City News contributed to this report.)

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