SAN JOSE, Calif. (KRON) — A person of interest wanted in connection with a homicide in Gilroy and another shooting was shot and killed by police Thursday.
According to the San Jose Police Department, the officer-involved shooting happened in the area of La Pala Drive and McKee Road when officers were trying to take the person of interest into custody.
The suspect was wanted in connection with a homicide and shooting in Gilroy, as well as another shooting in Morgan Hill. The suspect was also wanted for various weapons violations in San Jose, according to police.
The man was taken to a local hospital where he later died.
San Jose police have started a joint investigation with the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.
Police say more information is to come in the following days.