SUNNYVALE (CBS SF) — A man killed early Saturday in what police said was a possible gang-related shooting that also wounded a woman has been identified as 20-year-old Ernesto Castro-Sanchez, according to the Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office
Castro-Sanchez, a Sunnyvale resident, died from a gunshot wound to his neck, the medical examiner’s office reported.READ MORE: Supply Chain Issues: How Are Global Shortages Affecting Local Customers?
Officers of the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety responded to a reported shooting at Encinal Park in the 400 block of Macara Avenue around 2:30 a.m. Saturday, police said.
A man was found shot and emergency crews tried to save him but he was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming?
The woman who was also shot at the park was transported to Santa Clara Valley Medical Center for injuries that were not life-threatening, officers said.
Police are still investigating the shooting, which officers believe could be tied to street gang activity.MORE NEWS: Unique Twist To Pandemic Shutdown Of Long-Established Santa Clara Restaurant
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