News Release, Police Department

Homicide Investigation - Lance Way/Tucker Street

October 9, 2023


Media Contact:

Officer Cassondra Fovel


Homicide InvestigationLance Way/Tucker Street 


HAYWARD, Calif., On Sunday, October 8, 2023, at about 10:21 p.m., officers responded to the area of Lance Way and Tucker Street after receiving 9-1-1 calls regarding an assault with a deadly weapon.  


Officers arrived on scene and located an unresponsive male outside suffering from what appeared to be stab wounds. Medical personnel responded and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene. 


The identity of the victim is being withheld at this time.  


There is currently no one in custody for this incident.  


This is an active investigation, and more details will be released when they become available. 


Anyone with information related to the homicide is asked to call Detective Niedenthal at 510-293-7176. 


The Hayward Police Department case number is 2023-57578. This is Hayward’s eighth homicide of 2023. 


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