Police search for San Leandro murder suspects

September 30, 2012 6:17:31 PM PDT
Two San Leandro men are wanted in connection with the murder of another San Leandro man in his home, the Alameda County Sheriff's Office said Sunday.

Romeo Weaver, 25, was shot and killed in his apartment on the 1100 block of Kentwood Lane in unincorporated San Leandro, according to Sgt. J.D. Nelson.

He was found there around 12:15 a.m. on Sept. 16 after deputies responded to reports of shots fired, and was pronounced dead at the scene, Nelson said.

Investigators have identified Hugo Viveros, 18, and Edward Allen, 17, both of San Leandro, as suspects in the shooting. Warrants have been issued for their arrests, but their whereabouts are unknown, Nelson said.

Investigators are asking for the public's help in locating Viveros and Allen. Anyone with information on their location or on the shooting is asked to call Detective Rick Gonzales at (510) 667-7477, Detective Sgt. D. Dickson at (510) 667-3921 or the anonymous tip line at (510) 667-3636.

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