News Release, Police Department

Homicide Investigation - 3400 block of Investment Boulevard

February 28, 2023

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Officer Cassondra Fovel

(510) 293-7064


Homicide Investigation – 3400 block of Investment Boulevard

HAYWARD, Calif., Feb. 28, 2023 – On Monday, Feb. 27, 2023, at about 7:55 p.m., Hayward Police Department dispatch received a call from an outside agency advising that an adult male arrived at a local medical facility and had suffered a gunshot wound.

Medical personnel rendered aid, but the man succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the hospital.

The same evening, at about 8:17 p.m., officers received reports of a shooting near the 3400 block of Investment Boulevard.

Officers arrived on scene and located evidence of a shooting. It is believed the shooting on Investment Boulevard and death of the shooting victim are related.

The victim’s identity is known but is being withheld pending formal identification protocols by the Alameda County Coroner’s Bureau and notifications to next of kin.

There is currently no one in custody for this incident, and this investigation is active and ongoing.

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

This is the second homicide of 2023 in Hayward.

The Hayward Police Department case number is 2023-011495.

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