Filipino shot dead outside night club in San Jose, Calif.

/ 12:36 AM October 30, 2015

Shooting victim MIchael Arcega, 34, died at the scene.

SAN FRANCISCO–A Filipino was shot and killed outside a San Jose, California nightclub early Saturday morning, October 24.

San Jose police officers found 34-year-old Michael Arcega wounded by at least one gunshot outside the Lu Beer Club and Restaurant on Monterey Avenue. He was pronounced dead at the scene.


Arcega, a San Jose real estate agent, was out celebrating a career achievement that night.

No suspects have been named or arrested as of press time. Arcega’s death marks San Jose’s 24th homicide this year.


Arcega, who grew up in Hawaii, went out to celebrate at the club on Friday night.

Around 1:30 a.m. Saturday, neighbors heard at least three gunshots that they believe killed Arcega who was standing outside of the club.

Arcega’s sister told KTVU Fox News that they were looking forward to a family trip to the Philippines in two weeks.

San Jose police are urging anyone with additional information to contact Detective Sergeant Rick Yu or Detective Wayne Smith at (408) 277-5283.

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