NEWARK (CBS SF) – One 15-year-old boy is dead and another 15-year-old in custody after a shooting Thursday at a house in a neighborhood not far from the Dumbarton Bridge, Newark police said Saturday night.
The shooting was reported about 11:30 p.m. Thursday in a residence on Braidburn Avenue. Police officers found a 15-year-old with a gunshot wound; the boy was taken to an area hospital, where he later died.READ MORE: San José School District Secures Vaccine for Entire Workforce
The suspected shooter, another 15-year-old male, was subsequently arrested and the suspected involved weapon was recovered at the scene. Police did not say Saturday night when or where the boy was arrested; given both the victim and suspect are minors, police said no more information about them will be released at this point.READ MORE: Golden Gate Fields Races to Make Up for Missed Vaccine Appointments
Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call the Newark Police Department at (510) 578-4237.MORE NEWS: Study Shows Stockton Universal Basic Income Experiment Led to Increased Employment
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