In Hayward, California, a man has been charged with fatally shooting his brother, according to authorities. The incident occurred on May 16, 2023, in the afternoon, in a residential area in Hayward.
The Hayward Police Department received reports of gunshots being fired and arrived at the scene to find a man with gunshot wounds. The man was pronounced dead at the scene, and the suspect, identified as 32-year-old Daniel Hernandez, was arrested shortly thereafter.
Hernandez was charged with murder and is being held without bail at the Hayward City Jail. The motive for the shooting is still under investigation, and no further details have been released at this time.
This tragic incident serves as a reminder of the importance of responsible gun ownership and the devastating consequences that can result from the misuse of firearms. It also highlights the need for communities to come together and work towards preventing gun violence.
The Hayward Police Department has asked anyone with information about the shooting to come forward and assist in the investigation. They can contact the department’s homicide unit at (510) 293-7034 or submit an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers at (510) 293-7197.