Man Dies From Gunshot Wound

Police Sunday were investigating the shooting death of a man in San Diego's Valencia Park neighborhood.

Officers were called to the 200 block of 55th Street at around 11:19 p.m. Saturday to find 49-year-old Raymond Shields suffering from a gunshot wound, said Lt. Kevin Rooney of the San Diego Police Department.

Paramedics transported Shields to the hospital, where he died at 12:02 a.m., Rooney said.

Detectives were not sure where Shields was shot before he collapsed on 55th Street, nor they have identified a motive for the shooting, Rooney said.

Police asked anyone with information about the incident to call the San Diego Police Department's Homicide Unit at 619-531-2293, or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-TIPS.

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