STOCKTON — A man was shot and killed in Stockton when a suspect walked up to a vehicle and fired a gun, Stockton police said.
Officers headed to a local hospital after they were told a man suffering from at least one gunshot wound had arrived. The hospital attempted life-saving measures, but the man did not survive.
A witness told police that he and the victim – identified as 26-year-old Jeremy Dew – had been driving near Oak and California streets when a suspect walked up to their vehicle and fired a gun at them. The two then fled and drove to the hospital, police said.
The suspect is described as a man wearing dark clothing.
Detectives are still investigating.
The Stockton Police Department asks anyone with information to call (209) 937-8377 or Crime Stoppers at (209) 946-0600. Callers can remain anonymous. Information that leads to an arrest may be eligible for a reward.