SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Homicide investigators were unraveling details Monday surrounding the city’s 20th fatal shooting of the year.
San Jose police said officers responded to a shooting call at around 3 a.m. in the area of Dubert Lane and Santee Drive near ACE Esperanza Middle School.READ MORE: Crews Battling Fast-Moving 3-Alarm Fire In Vallejo, Evacuations Underway
Upon arrival, they discovered a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital where they succumbed to his injuries.
The man’s identity was being withheld until his next of kin is notified by the coroner’s office.READ MORE: Man Accused Of Stealing Lemur From SF Zoo Charged With Violating Endangered Species Act
No information about a motive, the circumstances surrounding the shooting, or a suspect has been released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Kilmer #3790 or Detective Reckas #3440 of the San Jose Police Department’s Homicide unit at 408-277-5283.
Persons wishing to remain anonymous may call the Crime Stoppers hotline at 408-947-7867.MORE NEWS: UPDATE: Fire Destroys 2 Pleasant Hill Homes; Resident Still Missing, Firefighter Suffers Burns