Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man in East Palo Alto this afternoon, police said. Officers responded to the 2500 block of Illinois Street at around 1:45 p.m. on reports of a shooting. Responding officers did not find a victim at that location and it was later determined that a private party had taken the victim, Jonathan Pittman of East Palo Alto, to a hospital in Redwood City, police said. Pittman, 21, succumbed to injuries a short time later.
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