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Fatal Shooting in San Jose Marks Second Homicide in Two Days

A man was shot dead in San Jose on Friday in the city's second homicide in as many days

Officers responded to reports of a shooting on the 100 block of South Jackson Avenue around 6:25 p.m. Friday. A man, suffering from at least one gunshot wound, was rushed to a hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries. He died overnight, police said.

Investigators are looking into a motive and the circumstances leading up to the shooting. No suspect information has been provided.

Police have not identified the victim, pending the notification of his next of kin.

People with information are asked to Detective Todd Jennings or Detective Sergeant Jesus Mendoza at 408-277-5283. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at 408-947-7867.

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