Teen shot through car window when leaving Mira Mesa house party

Posted at 6:43 AM, Jul 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-30 09:56:04-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV)--A teen was shot when leaving a Mira Mesa house party early Sunday morning, according to the San Diego Police Department. 

The 19-year-old and his friends were leaving 7700 Embry Point in a vehicle around 1:53 a.m. when a popping noise was heard as the car pulled away. 

The victim, who was sitting in the rear passenger seat, was struck in the neck by a bullet shot through the window, police said.  

His friends transported the victim to the hospital with a minor injury and was released.

San Diego Police detectives were investigating the shooting.

No further details were immediately available.