Pinole man fatally shot in Vallejo

September 25, 2008 12:33:51 PM PDT
An autopsy is being conducted today on a Pinole man who was fatally shot in Vallejo Wednesday night.

The victim was taken to John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek. The Contra Costa County coroner's office has identified him as 24-year-old Donovan Mumphrey.

Vallejo police Lt. Rick Nichelman said Mumphrey was shot around 11:40 p.m. during a possible carjacking attempt in the parking lot of an apartment complex at 55 Valle Vista Ave.

Police are working on a suspect description, Nichelman said. It is the 10th homicide in Vallejo this year.