Stockton police investigating homicide after man found dead in vehicle

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The Stockton Police Department is investigating a homicide after a man was found dead inside a vehicle Saturday night.

At approximately 11:30 p.m. Saturday, authorities responded to the area of Wilson Way and Anderson Street in Stockton on a report of a person who had been shot. Upon arrival, officers located the victim vehicle which had collided with a tree in the 1000 Block of South Wilson Way, according to Stockton police.

A rear passenger in the vehicle, a 19-year-old male, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Police also say the driver and front passenger, who were both 18-year-old men, were found suffering from gunshot wounds. They were immediately transported to an area hospital for treatment and both are listed in critical but stable condition.

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The preliminary investigation indicates the incident appears to be gang related, according to police.

There is no suspect information available to the public at this time.