San Jose police investigate second fatal officer-involved shooting in under 24 hours

- Police in San Jose are investigating a fatal officer-involved shooting that occurred on Monday night, according to authorities.

The shooting happened at about 6:54 p.m. on Kirkhaven Court at Stoneyhaven Way. The suspect was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

So far, authorities have issued no information regarding the suspect or the circumstances surrounding the shooting. No one else was injured. San Jose police will provide more information as it becomes available. 

The incident comes after another fatal officer-involved shooting on Sunday that left a suspect in a homicide at a North San Jose office park last Thursday dead..

Sunday's incident was the department's seventh officer-involved shooting in 2015 and the third one in a week, police said.

The officer-involved shooting will be reviewed by the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office and San Jose police internal affairs unit.

On Aug. 9, Edrian Rivera, 22, was shot and killed by two officers in the area of San Antonio Avenue and Packing Place, according to police.

On Aug. 10, Aaron James Phillips, 30, who was reportedly intoxicated and armed at a home on San Marcos Drive, was shot at by officers. Following a standoff, Phillips was found dead from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said.

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