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Three dead in shooting in Alameda

Three dead in shooting in Alameda

Three people are dead and a suspect has been arrested after a shooting in Alameda.

Alameda police told KTVU they received a call around 9 p.m. Wednesday night from someone who said their neighbor had been shot on Kitty Hawk Road near Franciscan Way.

When police arrived, they said they found one person with gunshot wounds. During their further investigation, they found two other people who had also been shot.

Police Chief Nishant Joshi says two of the three victims are adults, and he believes the third victim is a child. He says the department is still investigating what led to the shooting, but says the victims are family members.

A man has been arrested as a suspect. The chief says there is no danger to the public.