22-year-old man fatally shot in San Pablo


A 22-year-old man was found fatally shot in a car in San Pablo Tuesday night in what police are calling a targeted shooting.

San Pablo police responded to the shooting in the 900 block of Stanton Avenue at 9:23 p.m., police said.

The victim, identified by the county coroner’s office today as Robel Tadesse of Richmond, was found in a vehicle in the roadway, suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers attempted life-saving measures until paramedics arrived on scene, but Tadesse succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene, police said.

No suspects have been identified. Anyone with information in this case is encouraged to contact the San Pablo Police Department at 510-215-3150, or the West Contra Costa Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 510-799-8255. All callers can remain anonymous.