Police investigate El Cajon shooting that left 3 injured

Shooting occurred in 1000 block of Leslie Road

EL CAJON, Calif. - El Cajon police are investigating a shooting on Saturday that left three people injured.

The shooting occurred at about 12 p.m. in the 1000 block of Leslie Road, police said.

When officers arrived, they found three victims with non-life threatening injuries. The first victim, a 24-year-old man, was found by officers in the 1000 block of South Magnolia Avenue. The man ran to that location after the shooting, police said. He had a minor head wound and was taken to a local hospital as a precaution.

The other victims, a 19-year-old man and a 17-year-old girl, were located in the 1000 block of Leslie Road. The 19-year-old suffered a minor wound to his back and the 17-year-old suffered a minor wound to her wrist. They were treated by paramedics at the scene and later released.

A number of witnesses at the scene were uncooperative and many reported that they did not see anything, according to police.

Police described possible suspects as three black men in their mid-20s and one Hispanic man in his mid-20s. Police say the suspects may have possibly arrived to the location in a newer model, black, four-door vehicle.

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