A man was shot several times in Hayward on Monday afternoon but is expected to survive, police said.

Hayward police received a report of a shooting near Pompano Avenue and Cortez Street at 12:01 p.m.

Officers determined an unknown male approached the victim on foot and fired a handgun at him, striking him several times. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

The suspect fled and left in an unknown but possibly white vehicle driven by a second suspect.

Anyone with information about the shooting is encouraged to call Hayward police at (510) 293-7272 or (510) 293-7000.



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