Three men were hospitalized following a shooting Thursday afternoon in San Jose, police said. One of the victims is suffering from life-threatening injuries.
Police said no suspects have been identified or apprehended. The motive and circumstances surrounding the shooting are under investigation.
The shooting occurred just after 1:30 p.m. on the 2800 block of Senter Road, just south of Tully Road.
Sources tell NBC Bay Area several men wearing body armor walked into a Vietnamese cafe at the strip mall and intended to rob the business. A shooting then erupted inside the business.
Police late Thursday were interviewing witnesses, with some reporting the incident sounded like firecrackers going off.
A portion of the strip mall where the shooting occurred has been blocked off by police tape. Several streets in the area have also been shut down while police investigate.
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Police have placed evidence markers on the sidewalk outside a business in a South San Jose strip mall.
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Police investigating a “shootout” on Senter Road in San Jose. Attempted robbery. Sources say suspects were wearing body armor