SAN JOSE -- Santa Clara County sheriff's deputies responding to reports of a shooting in East San Jose shortly before 10 p.m. found a homicide victim at the scene, according to sheriff's officials.

The shooting was reported in the area of White Road and Woodhaven Drive at 9:56 p.m. Officers found one person down, who was pronounced dead at the scene. They were still investigating the cause of death around 11 p.m.

Sheriff's officials confirmed that it was in the 800 block of South White Road, in unincorporated San Jose.

No additional information was immediately available.

Contact Eric Kurhi at 408-920-5852. Follow him at Twitter.com/erickurhi.