BERKELEY -- A 22-year-old man shot and killed Sunday on 8th Street has been identified by the Alameda County Coroner.

Berkeley resident Anthony Medearis III, was pronounced dead at a hospital after he was found on the 1400 block of 8th Street suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, police said.

Police have not released any information on suspects or motive, and have not announced any arrests in the shooting.

Medearis' death marks the city's fourth homicide of 2013.

On Aug. 1, Berkeley resident Dustin Bynum, 24, was fatally shot in the 1800 block of San Pablo Avenue. On Sept. 10, 23-year-old San Leandro resident Krishna Ferreira was arrested in San Leandro and booked into Santa Rita Jail on suspicion of shooting and killing Bynum.

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