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Teens arrested for deadly shooting of College Area man

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Posted at 1:45 PM, May 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-30 16:48:31-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- Two young teenagers have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the deadly shooting of a College Area man.

According to San Diego Police, the two juveniles, ages 14 and 15 were taken into custody and placed into Juvenile Hall. “The names of the juveniles will not be released due to their age,” police said.

39-year-old Ishi Hampton was shot and killed on May 2 outside the “Iconic at Alvarado” apartments in the College Area.

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Homicide detectives said Hampton had contact with at least two suspects outside the apartment complex.

At some point, investigators say they shot him and ran toward Alvarado Hospital.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call San Diego Police at (619) 531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.