BCN37 -MONDAY MORNING NEWS ROUNDUP
A second victim in a double shooting has died, according to San
The victim, a woman, was found on the 800 block of South Third
Street around 11 a.m. Saturday along with a man, who was dead at the scene.
The woman was transported to the hospital for treatment but died Sunday
evening of her injuries, Sgt. Jason Dwyer said.
Police anticipate releasing the identity of both victims in the
shooting today, Dwyer said. Detectives are working the case around the clock
and looking for witnesses.
The double shooting occurred shortly before a deputy-involved
shooting about a mile and a half away in the area of Park Aavenue and Sunol
Police said a Sheriff's deputy on patrol came across a suspect in
a stolen vehicle shortly after 11 a.m., and fired several rounds after the
suspect behaved in an allegedly threatening manner.
The suspect fled to a nearby industrial yard at 255 S. Montgomery
St. In a search of the area, officers found Omar Muhdi, 37, and arrested him
on suspicion of auto theft, possession of stolen property and parole
The deputy that shot at the suspect has been placed on routine
paid administrative leave. Since the shooting happened in the San Jose Police
Department's jurisdiction, the San Jose police Homicide Unit is investigating
San Jose police are investigating the incident, which involved
deputies from the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office but took place within
the Police Department's jurisdiction.
Tens of thousands of people from throughout the Bay Area and
beyond descended on San Francisco Sunday to catch a glimpse of the
choreographed clusters of naval jets thundering overhead.
A trio of air shows Sunday afternoon marked the middle of Fleet
Week San Francisco - an annual, weeklong celebration commemorating America's
military sea servicemen and women.
In the interest of safety and due to some approaching fog over the
bay, Navy officials cut short the highly anticipated Blue Angels jet show
around 3:30 p.m. Sunday.
But for the many onlookers who packed the Embarcadero Sunday,
armed with cameras and binoculars, the earlier afternoon aviation displays
were well worth the wait.
"I think (the planes) are really cool," said seven-year-old Isaac
Eda of San Jose, who had spent the afternoon watching the Fleet Week air
shows at Pier 39 with his dad. "I like the formations."
For others, the multi-colored aircraft catapulting over the city
Sunday were unexpected.
"It was a great surprise - it was extraordinary," said Jean-Marc
Pascaud, a Frenchman visiting San Francisco on the last leg of an organized
The organizers of this year's event said they planned to focus on
emergency preparedness while paying homage to the 100th anniversary of the
birth of naval aviation.
A clerk at a PetSmart store in San Mateo was injured during an
armed robbery of the store on Saturday night, police said.
San Mateo police responded to reports of an armed robbery at the
PetSmart at 3520 S. El Camino Real shortly after 8 p.m.
Police said that a suspect armed with a handgun entered the
PetSmart and approached one of the sales clerks. The suspect demanded cash
and then fired several shots at the clerk and fled from the store, police
The clerk, a 34-year-old San Mateo man, suffered a gunshot wound
and was transported to a nearby hospital. His injuries were not life
threatening, police said.
There were about 15 customers in the store at the time of the
robbery, and police interviewed witnesses at the scene. Part of South El
Camino Real was closed for about an hour during the investigation.
Police said the suspect is described as a black man between 30 and
35 years old, 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs about 180 pounds. He was
wearing a black cap and sweatshirt, police said.
A man was struck and killed by a westbound Amtrak train Sunday
afternoon, according to Martinez police.
The collision was reported around 1:15 p.m. Responding officers
found the adult male victim dead at the scene.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation, police
One man has been arrested following a gang-related shooting in
Half Moon Bay, the second such shooting seen by the small coastal city in
The shooting was reported on the 400 block of Willow Avenue just
before 9 p.m. on Friday, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office.
Officers arriving on the scene found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to
the upper torso.
A suspect, identified as Jose Casillas Monroy, had allegedly fled
the area on a bicycle. Deputies searched the area and found Monroy, a
29-year-old Half Moon Bay resident, on the 400 block of Cypress Avenue. He
was detained and later arrested on suspicion of attempted murder with a gang
Monroy and the victim are known to each other, Sheriff's office
An Aug. 14 shooting in Half Moon Bay that injured two people is
also thought to have been related to a gang dispute, according to
investigators. Four people have been arrested in connection with that
shooting, including three Half Moon Bay men and one juvenile from Moss Beach.
A despondent Fairfield man allegedly attempted to commit suicide
Saturday morning by trying to get police to shoot him, police said.
An officer encountered the man shortly before noon while he was
patrolling an alley behind the Country Corner shopping complex.
The man stepped out from behind a parked BMW, faced the
approaching officer, and allegedly said "shoot me" and reached into his
jacket as if to retrieve a gun, according to police.
The officer made verbal commands to the man, which he refused.
However, other officers arrived quickly and the man was taken into custody
after a brief standoff.
Police have since learned that the man, a 65-year-old Fairfield
resident, has been despondent over being homeless and having health problems.
Witnesses saw him parked near the alley for approximately 2 hours, and told
police that he asked people in the area when police would come by.
A suicide note was found in his car that referred to him waiting
to be shot by the police.
The man was taken to North Bay Medical Center for a mental health
A Santa Rosa police officer hit a 6-year-old boy on a skateboard
while driving Saturday, sending the boy to the hospital, police said.
The collision happened in the 900 block of Beaver Street at around
The boy was transported to a local hospital, but his injuries were
not life threatening, police said.
The incident is being investigated by the police department's
traffic bureau and fault has not yet been determined.
A man died after he was shot in Antioch Saturday evening, the
second shooting to hit the small city this weekend, police said.
Police responded to reports that a man had been shot at 2327
Dogwood Way at 6:33 p.m. Saturday. Officers found a 24-year-old man suffering
from gunshot wounds there, Antioch police officials said.
The man was transported to a local hospital and later pronounced
Police are seeking two suspects in connection with the shooting,
who were seen fleeing the scene, police said.
One suspect is described as a black man in his early 20s with
short hair. He is 6 feet tall and weighs 170 pounds, police said.
The second suspect is a black man between 18 and 22 years old, his
is five feet seven inches or five feet eight inches tall, and weighs about
150 pounds, police said.
Antioch police are also investigating a Friday evening shooting of
a 36-year-old man.
Around 5:55 p.m. a resident reported hearing shots fired and that
people with guns were in their rear yard in the 4900 block of Parkgreen
Officers arrived at the neighborhood and found the man -- later
identified as a neighbor -- suffering from two gunshot wounds. No other
people were at the scene.
The man was taken to a hospital where he was listed in serious
condition but is expected to survive, police said.
The motive for the shooting is unknown, according to police.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.5 struck in Solano
County Sunday morning, according to the United States Geological Survey.
The quake struck at 8:59 a.m. and had a preliminary depth of 7.1
miles, according to the USGS.
The epicenter was about 4 miles north of Vallejo.
Oakland police have a suspect in custody in connection with a
Saturday afternoon shooting that left one person in critical condition,
Oakland police said.
The shooting happened at 2:50 p.m. in the 5600 block of
International Boulevard. The victim was taken to a local hospital and is in
critical condition, according to an Oakland police officer.
Police said a suspect is in custody in connection with the
A second shooting on Saturday injured one person, who was taken to
a local hospital and is in stable condition, police said.
The shooting happened in the 1200 block of 78th avenue at 8:11
p.m., according to an Oakland police officer.
Police are seeking one suspect armed with firearm in connection
with that shooting.
An 18-year-old Albany man was arrested early Sunday morning on
suspicion of a hit and run crash while driving under the influence.
Police responded at 2 a.m. to a report of a driver fleeing after
crashing his vehicle into a fire hydrant near Sir Francis Drake Boulevard and
Officers spotted a stopped car with noticeable front and side
They conducted a DUI investigation and determined the 18-year-old
was responsible for the hydrant collision before arresting him.
Mostly cloudy skies are expected in the Bay Area today, with
patchy fog in the morning and a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs are
likely to be in the lower 60s.
Mostly cloudy skies with a chance of rain are likely this evening,
and possibly more showers after midnight. Lows are expected to be around 60.
Partly cloudy skies are expected Tuesday morning, becoming sunny
in the afternoon. Highs in the 60s are expected.