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Woman shot and killed in Bonita

Sheriff's officials there was a fight before the shooting.
Posted at 4:44 AM, Jul 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-05 10:48:32-04

BONITA (KGTV) -- A woman died after being shot in Bonita Saturday night, according to officials with the Sheriff’s Department.

It happened around 7:45 p.m. Saturday night on the 5100 block of Cedarwood Road near the Bonita Cedars Apartments. Deputies learned there was a fight between several women in the parking lot of the apartment complex. That's where the victim was found.

A sheriff’s official says the victim was transported to a local hospital, where she died. A spokesperson originally said the victim was 16-years-old, but now they say she was an adult. No suspects have been identified.

Homicide detectives closed off the area during the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff's Homicide Unit at (858) 285-6330/after hours at (858) 565-5200. You can also remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.