The Alameda County Coroner's bureau was requested at the scene of a fatality in Hayward early Saturday morning, according to bureau officials.
Hayward police officers were dispatched to the 27000 block of Belvedere Court at around 2:08 a.m. for a man who was reportedly shot.
When officers arrived on scene, they found a man lying on the ground suffering from an apparent gunshot wound, police said.
The coroner was called in at around 6 a.m. The victim’s identity is being withheld, as of Saturday afternoon, by the coroner’s office.
Detectives are investigating the case and encourage anybody with information to contact the Hayward Police Department at (510) 293-7000 or (510) 293-7034.