Police Department, Public Safety

Update: Homicide Investigation

April 1, 2021

HAYWARD, Calif., April 1, 2021— Hayward Police Department continues to investigate a homicide that occurred yesterday, March 31, 2021, at the City's public parking garage located on Watkins Street and B Street. When officers arrived, the victim was suffering from stab wounds. The investigation determined this was not a random act of violence as the victim and suspect knew one another. We do not have the addresses of the involved persons and are unsure of their connection to Hayward.

Currently, we have a suspect in custody pending review by the Alameda County District Attorney's Office for charging.  At this time, we do not believe there are any outstanding suspects or others involved in the incident.

The victim's name is being withheld pending formal identification by the coroner.

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

The Hayward PD case number is 2021-016954.


Download the full press release.