Photo: The Stockton Police Department closed off a section of Manchester Avenue after a a fatal shooting on Wednesday morning. (COURTESY OF CENTRAL VALLEY TV)

A man was found shot to death on a sidewalk in Stockton early Wednesday morning in what was the 42nd homicide of the year in the city.

Stockton Police Department officers were called at 4:27 a.m. to the 4400 block of Manchester Avenue following reports of shots fired, police said.

A man who had been shot was located on the sidewalk. Life-saving measures were attempted, but he was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Stockton PD officials.

Police said no motive has been identified and there is no releasable suspect information in the shooting.

No arrests were made in connection with the shooting.  Anyone with information about the shootings is asked to call the Stockton Police Department’s non-emergency line at (209) 937-8377 or the Investigations Division at (209) 937-8323. 

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