1 dead, 1 hurt in overnight Pittsburg shooting

PITTSBURG (KRON) — Pittsburg police are investigating a shooting Thursday night that killed one person and sent another to the hospital.

Just before 7 p.m., officers were called to the 2100 block of Crestview Drive after getting a call about a shooting. When they got there, there found two people who had been shot.

The driver, a 31-year-old Pittsburg resident died at the scne.

The passenger, a 25-year-old from Pittsburg, was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.

Police said the shooter drove up to the victims’ vehicle as they were driving north on Crestview Drive and one of the people in the car started shooting, killing the driver and hurting the passenger.

Police think this was a targeted shooting, and not random violence. They are investigating what may have led up to the shooting.

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