27-year-old man shot in San Mateo

in Crime/Uncategorized

A 27-year-old man was injured in a shooting in San Mateo Thursday afternoon, police said.

Police responded just after 3 p.m. to the 1000 block of College Avenue on a report of a person requesting assistance from police, and located the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to a local trauma center.

San Mateo police are investigating. No arrests have been announced, but police say they’ve learned the incident was “isolated and targeted.”

“The San Mateo Police Department is working vigorously to bring all responsible parties to justice,” police said.

Anyone with information or surveillance footage related to this shooting is encouraged to contact Detective Sergeant Kurt Rodenspiel (650) 522-7662 or KRodenspiel@cityofsanmateo.org. Anonymous tips can be submitted here or by calling (650) 522-7676.

Photo by Getty Images