Vacaville teen dies after being shot Thursday evening

A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed following some type of altercation in Vacaville on Thursday evening, according to police.   

At about 6:30 p.m., officers went to the 100 block of Meadows Drive to investigate reports of gunfire.   

They found the boy suffering from a gunshot wound and provided medical aid until he could be taken to a hospital, where he later died, police said.   


1 dead, 1 critically injured in Hayward shooting: Police

The search for answers is on for a fatal shooting that left one dead and another injured in Hayward, authorities said.

While officers were investigating the shooting, a 17-year-old boy showed up at a hospital with a gunshot wound that wasn't considered life-threatening.   

Investigators are trying to figure out if the two shootings are related.   

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Meek at (707) 469-4810 or to call in an anonymous tip at (707) 454-5722.