1 fatally shot in Fairfield amid large crowd

Fairfield officers are investigating a shooting that left one man dead Tuesday night among a large group of people, authorities said.

Police initially went to a home on the 1500 block of Monroe Street to investigate an alleged stabbing after 11 p.m., but instead found a 26-year-old man in front of his home who had been shot, the department said.

The resident was declared dead there. The victim's identity is unknown.


Multiple people injured in Hayward shooting

There were two homicides and a shooting that wounded six people in Hayward overnight, police said.

A large crowd had gathered, prompting Fairfield Police to get assistance from the Solano County sheriff's office.

"Despite the number of potential witnesses, a suspect has not yet been identified," police said in a statement.

People with information are encouraged to call the investigative unit at 707-428-7600.