SAN LEANDRO -- A woman was killed and a man was left wounded after being shot in unincorporated San Leandro Friday night, police said.
The Alameda County Sheriff's Office is investigating the shooting as a homicide. At approximately 9:47 p.m., investigators responded to a report of a subject down in the roadway on East 14th Street, near 151st Avenue.
Patrol deputies, officers from the San Leandro police department and medical services arrived to find a 47-year-old male and a 40-year-old woman with a mobility impairment suffering from gunshot wounds.
Both victims received emergency medical assistance at the scene and were then transported to a local area hospital. The woman succumbed to her injuries and did not survive.
After a preliminary investigation, police say the shooting occurred during a verbal dispute between the suspect and the victims.
There's no indication that there is a continued risk to public safety, according to the Alameda County Sheriff's Office.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact investigators at 510-667-3636 or the anonymous tip line at 510-667-3622.
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