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Mother dead, son gravely injured in Linda Vista shooting

Posted at 6:23 AM, Dec 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-07 15:41:34-05

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- A woman died and her son was hospitalized after a shooting at a Linda Vista home early Monday morning.

According to San Diego police, officers were called to the 2200 block of Crandall Drive at around 3:15 a.m. in response to a report of gunfire in a home.

Officers arrived to find a male and female down with gunshot wounds to their upper bodies.

The victims were taken to the hospital, but the woman -- identified by police as a 46-year-old Vietnamese female -- died from her injuries.

The injured man -- described by police as a 28-year-old Vietnamese male -- is on life support, but police noted that he is not expected to survive his injuries.

Police said they were not actively searching for a suspect, as they believe one of the victims was the shooter.