SAN DIEGO – Authorities have charged a man with murder in a shooting that killed a teen and wounded another man in the Skyline area earlier this month.
San Diego police report that two men approached and opened fire on 18-year-old Gregory Davis and 25-year-old Avery Ealy on the evening of Aug. 2 in the area of 61st Street and Alderley Street. Davis and Ealy were driven to Paradise Valley Hospital and then transferred to a San Diego hospital, where Davis died from bullet wounds to his upper body. Ealy sustained a non-life-threatening leg wound.
San Diego police Homicide Unit detectives later identified 25-year-old Deshaun Prescott as one of the shooters. Prescott was already in custody on a probation violation and was charged with murder Monday.
Police said the second suspect has not yet been identified.
Anyone with additional information on the case is asked to call police at 619-531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.