2 arrested for fatal shooting near San Jose State University

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Two suspects are in custody in connection to a shooting that killed a boy and injured a man in July near San Jose State University. 

According to San Jose police, on July 8, shortly before 9 p.m. Rodolfo Stagi, 19, and a juvenile suspect allegedly shot the two victims in the East William and South 10th streets. 

Both victims were taken to the hospital, but the boy succumbed to his injuries. 

Investigation reveals the suspects’ identity and warrants were issued for their arrest. 

On August 25, the pair were located in Morgan Hill, where they were taken into custody. 

Stagi, a San Jose resident, was booked into the Santa Clara County Main Jail, and the younger suspect into juvenile hall, both on suspicion of homicide and attempted homicide.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Detective Sgt. Van Den Broeck #3829 or Detective Estantino #4339 of the San Jose Police Department’s Homicide Unit via email: 3829@sanjoseca.gov and/or 4339@sanjoseca.gov or at (408) 277-5283.


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