Woman with gunshot wounds found in Sunset Cliffs area

Posted at 9:10 AM, Apr 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-13 02:38:21-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Police have confirmed that the 19-year-old woman shot near Sunset Cliffs Thursday morning was targeted. 

Police told 10News they received a call at about 7:10 a.m. from a person who spotted a bleeding woman lying on a staircase next to the beach off Ladera Street, near Sunset Cliffs Boulevard.

Responding officers arrived and found the woman with multiple gunshot wounds.

The 19-year-old was taken to UC San Diego Medical Center. Police said Thursday afternoon that the woman is in stable condition and was able to tell police she had no idea what happened.

Police said they do not have any information on a suspected shooter at this time.

Police told 10News they have not been able to find anyone who heard gunshots or saw what might have happened.

Several nearby residents said they did not hear gunshots.