San Diego police investigate shooting death of man in Valencia Park area

Posted at 5:25 PM, Jan 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-22 08:30:17-05

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Police are investigating a shooting that claimed the life of a man in the Valencia Park area Sunday.

San Diego police said just before 4 p.m., a 27-year-old Laotian man was found lying in the street with a gunshot wound to the chest in the 5500 block of Bonita Drive.

Officers worked to save the victim, who was transported to Mercy Hospital. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.

SDPD homicide detectives are investigating what led up to the shooting. Police did not have any information regarding suspects in the case.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the homicide unit at 619-531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.