Man Fatally Shot In Oceanside

A 20-year-old Oceanside man was fatally shot by two people in the Mesa Margarita neighborhood, authorities said Sunday.

The victim was walking in the area of Michael Street and Stephanie Way when two males approached and shot him around 10:15 p.m. Saturday, said Sgt. Kelan Poorman of the Oceanside Police Department.

Police officers and paramedics were unable to save Melgar, who died at the scene, according to Poorman.

The young man was identified by the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office as Cesar Francisco Melgar, who is survived by his parents.

The sergeant said the motive for the shooting is unknown.

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