March 5, 2021

Police investigate shooting near downtown San Jose

SAN JOSE – A shooting south of downtown San Jose left a man with life-threatening injuries Wednesday evening, according to San Jose police.

Police were investigating the shooting on the 100 block of E. Virginia St, police said in a tweet from a police department Twitter account just before 5:30 pm Wednesday.

Information on the suspect was not immediately available, police said, and they did not disclose any possible motive at the time.

Streets were closed following the shooting, including S. 5th Street from Martha Street to E. Virginia Street, and E. Virginia St. from S. 4th Street to S. 6th Street.

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