VIDEO: Suspect dead after officer-involved shooting in Fremont

FREMONT (KRON) — One person is dead following an officer-involved shooting that took place late Sunday night in Fremont, according to Fremont Police Department.

The incident began around 11:37 p.m. at the 7-Eleven store located at 35015 Fremont Blvd., Fremont police Sgt. Ricardo Cortes said.

Fremont police received a call from the East Bay Regional Parks police dispatch center requesting assistance after realizing a suspect had a gun, Cortes said.

When Fremont police officers arrived, they saw one suspect leave the scene.

The suspect was found across the street in an alleyway behind the Walgreens store located at 3860 Decoto Road, Cortes said.

According to Cortes, officers shot the male suspect in the alley and the suspect died.

No one else was injured in this incident, Cortes said.

The officers are “alright,” and there are no outstanding suspects, police said around 3:58 a.m. on Twitter.

An additional suspect was arrested at the scene.

Authorities say there is no threat to the public.

The area between Paseo Padre Park and Thornton Ave. was reported closed due to police activity at 12:26 a.m.

Police reopened the area at 3:35 a.m.

It is unknown why the officer felt compelled to shoot the suspect.

Police are investigating the incident.

No further details are available at this time.

Stay with KRON4 for updates on this developing story.

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