Two dead after Mountain View shooting

Posted at 2:55 PM, May 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-07 12:11:27-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- Two men are dead after a shooting near a Mountain View park Sunday afternoon. 

Two black men, ages 33 and 37, were shot in the upper body, San Diego Police said. Both men died at the hospital.

The shooting happened around 1:20 p.m. Sunday near South 40th Street and Ocean View Boulevard. Police said the victims were standing near the Mountain View Community Center when they were shot.

The suspect is described as a black man wearing dark clothing.

South 40th Street was closed between Teak Street and Hemlock Street while police investigated the crime.

The circumstances leading up to the shooting are not known.

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