Man Shot, Killed on W. San Carlos in San Jose

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    A busy strip mall just east of Valley Fair Shopping Mall became a crime scene Friday night. George Kiriyama reports. (Published Friday, Nov 15, 2013)

    San Jose police are investigating a shooting death Friday night.

    Police said a man in his 20s was shot in the 1600 block of West San Carlos street around 7:30 p.m.

    This happened at a busy strip mall that includes a long-time See's Candy Shop.

    Police said someone called 911 to report the shooting. When they arrived police found the victim on the ground in the parking lot with at least one gunshot wound.

    He was taken to a local area hospital where he was pronounced dead just before 9 p.m. according to police.

    Police said they detained "a number of people" but said they do not have a suspect in the case.

    They also don't know a motive, but say they are actively looking for the shooter.

    As of Friday night, police were not releasing the victim's identity.