Man shot, killed in Linda Vista identified

Posted at 2:39 PM, Oct 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-15 17:39:19-04

A 23-year-old man was shot and killed early Saturday morning in Linda Vista, San Diego Police said.

Just after 4 a.m., police said they received a call from a citizen who heard gunshots and saw a person down on the ground in the 2200 block of Comstock Street.

Patrol officers and medics responded to the scene and found a conscious and breathing man with a gunshot wound to his upper body.

Medics said the injury was serious but did not appear to be life-threatening. The man was taken to the hospital and died around 8 a.m.

Homicide detectives were called to the scene to investigate.

The victim was identified as Jordy Ramon Lopez of Linda Vista.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the San Diego Police Department's Homicide Unit or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.