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Man arrested for murder of man found shot in East Village

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Posted at 3:02 PM, Dec 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-03 18:04:35-05

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — San Diego Police say they have arrested a 23-year-old man in a fatal shooting in the East Village this week.

Tyler Cosby of San Diego was arrested on Thursday for the murder of a 37-year-old man shot to death outside a downtown parking garage on Tuesday, according to SDPD.

The victim, a 37-year-old white male who has yet to be publicly identified by police, was found in the area of 14th and G streets shortly after 10 p.m. Officers responding to several reports of gunshots arrived to find the man lying on the sidewalk at `1400 G St., near a parking garage entrance.

The victim had at least one gunshot wound, according to police. Officers and paramedics provided first aid, but he died at the scene.

Police have not said if there is a motive or detailed the events leading up to the shooting.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call SDPD's Homicide Unit at 619-531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.