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Man identified in deadly Shelltown shooting

Posted at 2:54 PM, Oct 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-07 17:55:12-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - San Diego Police identified Monday the man shot and killed in the Shelltown neighborhood.

Ricardo Moran, 49, was identified as one of two men who was shot on S. 42nd Street Saturday at 1:35 a.m.

Officers received multiple 911 calls about gunshots. When they reached the scene, they found Moran and an unidentified 56-year-old man suffering from injuries.

Witnesses heard a vehicle speeding away following the gunshots but were not able to provide a description.

Moran died at the hospital. The second victim is expected to survive, police said.

There was no word on a possible motive for the shootings.

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