Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man in East Palo Alto Tuesday afternoon, police said.
Officers responded to the 2500 block of Illinois Street at around 1:45 p.m. on reports of a shooting. Responding officers did not find a victim at that location and it was later determined that a private party had taken the victim, Jonathan Pittman of East Palo Alto, to a hospital in Redwood City, police said.
Pittman, 21, succumbed to injuries a short time later. Police are asking anyone with information to email police at firstname.lastname@example.org, or leave a voicemail or text a tip to the anonymous line at 650-409-6792.