Man found fatally shot in vehicle in San Pablo


San Pablo police are investigating a homicide after a man was found in a vehicle suffering from a fatal gunshot wound early Wednesday.

Police responded to the 2600 block of 19th Street at about 5:35 a.m. on a report of a shooting. Arriving officers found a vehicle parked in the roadway with the wounded man inside. Despite attempts at life-saving measures, the man was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The victim’s identity wasn’t immediately released pending notification of his family.

“There were no other victims located an investigators believe the victim was the intended target,” said Capt. Brian Bubar.

Anyone with information about this homicide 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 may remain anonymous.