News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

Homicide Investigation - 24000 block of Second Street

June 26, 2024

Homicide Investigation – 24000 block of Second Street 

HAYWARD, Calif., On June. 26, 2024 at approximately 1:58 a.m., officers responded to the report of a shooting near the 24000 block of Second St. 


Officers arrived on scene and located an unresponsive male, suffering from gunshot wounds. Medical personnel responded and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene. The victim has been identified as a 15-year-old male out of Rodeo, CA.   


At approximately 2:14 a.m., officers received reports that a second shooting victim had self-transported to a local medical facility for treatment. The second victim, a 13-year-old male resident of Hayward, is considered to be in critical but stable condition.  


There is no one in custody at this time.  


This is an ongoing investigation, and further details will be released when they become available. 


Anyone with information related to the homicide is asked to call Detective Niedenthal at 510-293-7176. 


The Hayward Police Department case number is 2024-35095 This is Hayward’s fifth homicide of 2024. 


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