SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Gunfire rang out in a City Heights neighborhood Friday, putting two nearby primary schools into lockdown for about an hour but causing no reported injuries.
San Diego police received a rash of 911 calls about the gunshots around the intersection of Altadena and Orange Avenues shortly after 1:30 p.m., SDPD Lt. Andra Brown said.
Several of the callers reported seeing members of two groups of men, possibly gang members, opening fire in an alley, then running off in various directions.
Administrators at Euclid and Ybarra elementary schools directed teachers to keep their pupils locked in their classrooms while police searched the area for the assailants and any victims.
At least one person had been detained by 2:30 p.m., but it was unclear if that person was one of the shooters, according to Brown.
Search volunteers on Thursday went door-to-door in Scripps Ranch hoping to turn up any clues that may lead them to a man who went missing one week ago.
Extreme heat came to the deserts again Thursday, but temperatures in the rest of inland San Diego County were somewhat lower than they had been for the past few days.
Starting Thursday, Uber users in San Diego will be charged a fee if they keep their driver waiting more than two minutes.
The CBS News 8 Crimefighters are helping authorities in a manhunt looking for Terrance Christopher Stahovich. If you have information call CrimeStoppers at (888) 580-TIPS. A reward is being offered for his arrest and remember you can make a tip and still remain anonymous.
The San Diego Zoo said Thursday that its collection of African penguins has begun moving to the Africa Rocks exhibit, which is scheduled to open to the public in phases beginning next week.
A Chula Vista man faces a maximum sentence of life in prison and a $10 million fine following his guilty plea Thursday to trying to smuggle cocaine and methamphetamine while employed as a U.S. Border Patrol agent.
Residents are concerned at a local dog park after at least one dog got sick and died after spending time there.
The San Diego Follies is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a show called the "Best of the Best."
A Lincoln Park resident was wounded outside his home Thursday in a shooting carried out by an unidentified assailant, San Diego police reported.
The "Black Knights'' of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 4 and the "Blue Hawks'' of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 78 returned home to Naval Air Station North Island Thursday following a six-month deployment.