SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A 32-year-old man was recuperating Thursday after being shot in one of his legs in the second apparent gang-related shooting in Lincoln Park in two days, police said.
The man was sitting in his vehicle in the 300 block of Euclid Avenue just before 8 p.m. Wednesday when the shooter approached on foot and fired into the vehicle, according to San Diego police Officer Dino Delimitros.
The shooter, who was accompanied by two other men and a woman, issued a gang challenge before opening fire, Delimitros said.
On Tuesday night, in another apparent gang-related attack, a 26-year-old man was shot several times in the street in the 4700 block of Logan Avenue. He died in a hospital early Wednesday morning, police said.
Police described the shooter in Wednesday's incident as an approximately 25-year-old black man with long braided hair. Police have no description of the shooter in Tuesday's incident.
An investigation was underway Monday into the cause of a sudden, intense fire at MCAS Miramar, where two Marines suffered severe burn injuries.
A former Marine who pleaded guilty to biting a San Diego sheriff's deputy was sentenced to three years probation and a year in jail Monday, pending a veteran's court review.
A biotech employee accused of shooting a co-worker in the face at a warehouse in Carmel Mountain Ranch last Tuesday pleaded not guilty Monday to attempted premeditated murder and other charges.
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Two local girls are showing off some serious hardware after the Martial Arts World Championships this weekend.
The North American Soccer League officially announced Monday that an expansion franchise will begin play in San Diego next year and build a privately financed North County stadium.
A 24-year-old man was behind bars Monday in connection with a weekend shooting that left two other men dead and a third wounded at a National City apartment building.
Saturday night the Pacific Southwest Emmy Awards were held right here in San Diego and we're proud to announce that several members of the News 8 team walked away winners.