Search for shooting suspects prompts shelter-in-place in San Leandro neighborhood

UPDATE:  A shelter place advisory issued for a San Leandro neighborhood has ended Thursday night after two suspects who allegedly shot into a car, injuring two people, were located and arrested.


SAN LEANDRO (KRON) — The search for multiple shooting suspects has prompted a shelter-in-place in a San Leandro neighborhood on Thursday afternoon, police said.

The suspect search is happening on Arthur Avenue, Jean Way, North Boulevard, and Midway Avenue.

Police helicopters and K-9s are being used to search for the suspect.

The shooting happened at around 2:30 p.m. on Davis Street and Douglas Drive.

The two armed suspects were involved in the shooting which injured two people. The two victims suffered injuries not considered life-threatening and were treated at the scene.

The suspects shot at a car, police said.

Police believe they have contained the suspects to a perimeter.

Residents are being asked to avoid the area.

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