Several suspects approached a man Saturday evening in a residential neighborhood in San Jose and shot him dead before fleeing in a car, police said.
The shooting occurred on 1000 block of Lyndale Avenue, near Story Road, just before 7 p.m. Police said they found a man suffering from life-threatening injuries when officers arrived on scene.
The man was transported to a hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. This marks the city's 12th homicide of the year.
Police initially reported the incident as a drive-by shooting.
Suspect and vehicle descriptions were not immediately available.
An investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information is asked to contact San Jose police at 408-277-5283.