15-year-old shoots his father in Hayward

Police arrested a 15-year-old who allegedly shot his 36-year-old father in Hayward.

January 12, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Hayward police have arrested a teenager in the shooting of his father.

Police found the teen Wednesday afternoon in a park near the shooting scene at Gading Road and Sheridan Lane. Officers say he had a gun on him.

Witnesses told the Oakland Tribune the young man is 15 years old. They also said they heard shouting before the shooting.

The 36-year-old father is in the hospital with serious injuries.